Josh Wool is a Brooklyn, New York based photographer specializing in portraiture, lifestyle, and fashion. After a successful decade long career as a chef, Josh left his home in the South to focus his creative energy on making honest, intimate, and timeless images in New York City. In just a few short years he has established himself as one of the top new talents. This year Josh was honored with being part of the 2014 PDN 30 and a recipient of Visual Supply Company's Artist Initiative Grant. Along with a growing commercial client list, his work has also been shown in galleries next to legends Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Lee Friedlander, Vivian Maier, William Klein, Saul Leiter, William Eggleston, and Garry Winogrand.
Clients and Collaborations
Visual Supply Co, Rolling Stone Magazine, GQ, Food & Wine Magazine, Billy Reid, Newport Folk Festival, JC Penny, JJ Hat Center + Pork Pie Hatters, Grey Ant Sunglasses, The Daily Beast, Juxtapoz Magazine, Huge Magazine - Japan, FutureClaw Magazine, Refueled Magazine, Gotham Magazine, Tourist Zine, Actes Sud Publishing - France, Tumblr Storyboard, STATE - The Label, Ambikaboutique, Ford Models, IMG World, Fusion Model Management, Paragon Models, Ona Bags, and FujiFilm Cameras.
Awards & Exhibitions
Photo District News Top 30 Emerging Photographers 2014
Visual Supply Co Artist Initiative Grant Recipient 2014
Joint Gallery Group Show Spring 2013
Joint Gallery Group Show Autumn 2013