† August 21, 2014
To paraphrase Judith Butler on Virginia Woolf: we lost ourselves in what you created, only to return to ourselves, transformed, part of a more expansive world.
“Behind the permitted words, listen for the others!”
Jean Genet, introduction to Soledad Brother
Therese Öhrvall and Joel Jägerroos are a Swedish-Finnish photography team. They live and work in New York City.
Therese + Joel’s work has been exhibited internationally, including The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico, The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia, Krasnoyarsk State Museum in Siberia, Milk Gallery & F.L.O.A.T. Gallery in New York City, Gallery S. Bensimon in Paris, France and Ricoh Ring Cube Gallery in Tokyo, Japan.
Their clients include TIME Magazine, The New York Times, Wired, The Wall Street Journal, Out Magazine, The Times, REVS, S Magazine, FLATT Magazine, Galore Mag, Bullett Magazine and New York Post, amongst others.