Gus Powell

Born New York 1974. Oberlin College BA, Comparative Religion Major, Studio Art Minor, 1993. Picture Editor at The New Yorker 1999 – 2004. Included in PDN 30 Under 30, 2003.

Monograph of street photography titled The Company of Strangers (J&L Books, 2003).

Work has been exhibited at MoMA, NY, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Art Institute of Chicago, FOAM NL. Solo Exhibition, Manhattan Noon, Museum of the City of New York, 2007.

Included in book Street Photography Now (Thames & Hudson, 2010).

Member of the collective INPUBLIC, and faculty at the School of Visual Arts, MFA Photo, Video, & Related Media dept.

Editorial clients include: The New Yorker, Harpers, WIRED, Fortune, Vogue, & The New York Times.