Bryan Formhals

Bryan Formhals is a native of Minnesota. In 2005 he moved to Los Angeles to pursue screenwriting. After suffering from writer’s block, he picked up a camera and began photographing the city. After four years of studying photography, he picked up and moved to Brooklyn, New York where he continues his creative pursuits. Bryan is the founder and Creative Director of La Pura Vida.

Work by Bryan Formhals:

3.26 - Graham MacIndoe & Susan Stellin
  In this episode, our final of the season, we are joined by photographer Graham MacIndoe and writer Susan Stellin to discuss…

By Bryan Formhals

3.25 - Jason Jaworski
In this episode, we are joined by photographer and zine maker Jason Jaworski to discuss the stories behind his brilliant zines, the relationship…

By Bryan Formhals

3.24 - Mathieu Asselin
In this episode, we are joined by photographer Mathieu Asselin, whose book dummy for Monsanto: A Photographic Investigation recently won the Dummy…

By Bryan Formhals

3.23 - Magali Duzant
Episode 3.23 - Magali Duzant In this episode, we are joined by artist and photographer Magali Duzant, who makes her second…

By Bryan Formhals

3.22 - Joe Aguirre
In this episode, we are joined by photographer Joe Aguirre to discuss his first visit to New York, his trip…

By Bryan Formhals

3.21 - Timothy Briner
  In this episode, we are joined by photographer Timothy Briner to discuss his studio experiments, photograms, the evolution of a documentary…

By Bryan Formhals

3.20 - Noah Kalina
In this episode, we took a road trip to upstate New York to visit photographer Noah Kalina, who makes his…

By Bryan Formhals

3.19 - Jackie Roman
In this episode, we are joined by photographer Jackie Roman to discuss her book Old Domino about the DIY music scene in…

By Bryan Formhals

3.18 - Caroline Tompkins
In this episode, we are joined by photographer and photo editor Caroline Tompkins to discuss her latest body of work on swimmers…

By Bryan Formhals

3.17 - TIS Books
  In this episode, we are joined by photographers Nelson Chan, Tim Carpenterand Carl Wooley of TIS Books to discuss their experience launching a publishing company, as…

By Bryan Formhals

3.16 - Corey Presha
  In this episode, artist and photographer Corey Presha joins us again to discuss his various new projects, Sidewalk, the shop he shares…

By Bryan Formhals

3.15 - Tim Soter
In this episode, photographer Tim Soter joins us to talk about his new book about Duane Michals, his future book with Arthur…

By Bryan Formhals

3.14 - M. Scott Brauer
In this episode, photographer M. Scott Brauer joins us to discuss his latest project about the New Hampshire primary called ‘This is…

By Bryan Formhals

3.13 - Shannon Taggart
In this episode, photographer Shannon Taggart joins us to discuss her epic project on Spiritualism, her fascination with mystery and the…

By Bryan Formhals

Episode 3.12 - Jaime Permuth & Hye-Ryoung Min
In this episode, photographer couple Hye-Ryoung Min and Jaime Permuth join us for a wide ranging conversation about their brilliant projects,…

By Bryan Formhals

Episode 3.11 - Greg Miller & Manjari Sharma
  In this episode, photographer Greg Miller joins us to discuss photographing on Ash Wednesday, winning a Guggenheim, photographing in his hometown…

By Bryan Formhals