Maia Booker

Love in the Time of Putin
Misha Friedman's intimate portraits of a LGBT couple in Russia.
March 27, 2015

Lyudmila and Natasha: Russia Lives is an intimate portrait of a relationship in a politically-fraught country.

India's Trucks Look Like a Fantastic Acid Trip
January 07, 2015

Art exhibits on wheels.

There Are 1.5 Million Muslims in Italy and Only 8 Mosques. Here's Where They Go to Pray.
November 21, 2014

Italian photographer Nicolò Degiorgis documents the challenge of being Muslim in Italy.

Haunting Photos of Japan's Tsunami Survivors Posing Atop Their Flattened Homes
November 17, 2014

Their homes were swept away and this is all that remains. 

Turning the Machines that Keep Patients Alive Into Art
October 30, 2014

Piles of pacemakers, heart and lung machines...

Beautiful Photos of What May Be the World's Next National Border
September 18, 2014

The Document Scotland project captures the nation on the eve of its momentous independence vote. 

What They Wore to the Grave: The Last Outfits of El Salvador's "Disappeared"
September 15, 2014

Haunting photos of clothes that have been dug up from anonymous graves.

Can You Spot the Hidden Women in These 19th Century Photographs?
The strange case of the disappearing mothers
September 11, 2014

In these bizarre photos, the mothers have been basically erased.

Beautiful Sepia Portraits of Cuba's Ballet Prodigies
At the National Ballet School, dance is a matter of national pride
August 01, 2014

"In Cuba", said Mikhail Baryshnikov, "every taxi driver knows the names of [ballet] dancers. This is unheard of. Try it in New York.”