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Photoville and Refinery 29 presents: REPRESENT: 29 Women We Admire

  • Artist's Proof Gallery 1533 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States (map)

Curated By
Toby Kaufmann and Amanda Gorence

Ali Gavillet, Anastasia Samoylova, Cait Oppermann, Cassidy Turner, Emily Berl, Erin Yamagata, Helen Eriksson, Jacqueline Harriet, Jess Richmond, Julia Gunther, Kate Owen, Katherine Wolkoff, May Lin Le Goff, Mayan Toledano, Melody Melamed, Mindy Byrd, Molly Cranna, Michelle Groskopf, Natalie Keyssar, Nichole Washington, Olivia Malone, Parker Day, Pixy Liao, Rockie Nolan, Shanita Sims, Sam Cannon, Shaniqwa Jarvis, Simone Lueck and Tanya Habjouqa

This exhibition originated and premiered at Photoville, NYC's largest photographic village and festival which celebrated its fifth year on the waterfront of Brooklyn Bridge Park on September 21-25, 2016

About the Exhibition:
Presented by Refinery29, the leading digital media company for millennial women, “Represent” features work from 29 female photographers who are staking their claim in the photo world by pushing visual boundaries. A mash-up of genre from fashion to documentary, Represent brings together photographers who are exploring contemporary issues through intimate storytelling around the world, crafting new perspectives in fashion with mixed media, and challenging convention through vibrant portraiture and quirky concepts. Infusing self expression with global inspiration, these 29 unique image makers synthesize Refinery29’s mission to champion women and support emerging talent while echoing our goal to create a vast network of influence that sparks positive change.

About Refinery 29:
Refinery29 is the leading digital media company for millennial women with more than 27 million unique visitors on its website and a reach of more than 225 million across all other platforms. We create content for an audience for whom tolerance and toughness, inspiration and information, pop culture and politics, the feminist, the factual and the funny live together. Through original photo and video programming and social, shareable content across all platforms, Refinery29 makes audience-first decisions to ensure that its content and programming speaks to 360 degrees of a woman’s life. Our goal is to create a global network of influence that sparks positive change, inspiring women to challenge convention and claim their power.