This is Self Portraiture Taken to a Whole New Level!
These photographs have taken some serious time and effort to produce, so be prepared to feel inspired…
The Photographer, Johnny Tang:
Johnny Tang is a Taiwanese American Photographer, born in 1985 and he specializes in a surreal and cinematic brand of portraiture. Tang received his BFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design and is currently living and working in Brooklyn, NYC.
While the subject of Johnny's work is mostly inspired by a Western education, most of his visual influences are inspired by Asian Pop culture. He looks to create works that have a unique charm to them and express his experiences as an Asian American.
Johnny has held recent solo exhibitions to include BBoy Monsters at the Reed Space in New York’s LES and World of One at Emmanuel college in Boston. His work is currently on view as part of the Boston Drawing Project at Carroll and Sons Gallery in Boston.
Apart from the above, Johnny’s personal interests are Painting, Sculpture, Illustration, Design, Food, Philosophy, Film and Literature.
Each of the images Johnny has created tells you a story. Have a look at the series below to see some of Johnny’s work.