Michael J DeMeo is a photographer currently living and working in Boston, Massachusetts. His photography aims to capture the realness of his subjects without pretension or exaggeration.
From 2007-2009 DeMeo worked as photography curator at Portland, Oregon’s Sugar Gallery. Mr. DeMeo worked with such artists as Peter Beste, Mikael Kennedy, Jimmy Fontaine, Mike Schreiber, Ray Lego, and Elizabeth Weinberg among others.
In 2008 Michael showed a series of Polaroids at Bongout Gallery in Berlin alongside Richard Kern, Harmony Korine, Asia Argento and others, commemorating the end of Polaroid film production. The exhibition was entitled “The Last Ten Shots” and was also printed in book format and released by Mollusk Magazine as a special limited edition release.
In 2010 Pogo Books published a color book containing the images from Michael J DeMeo and Ariane Geffard’s “A Nos Amours” photography exhibit.
In 2011 DeMeo won first place in the Vice Magazine / Incase Twitter Portrait contest.
In 2012 Comune Clothing produced a special artist series t-shirt featuring an original work of photography by DeMeo.
2013 saw the release of the photozine book "Vegas" with the collaboration of MTV Music Video Award Nominee Joseph Zentil, published via No Thoughts Magazine.
2014 DeMeo worked in conjunction with No Thoughts Magazine on original fashion based videos, photo, and book based on Milk Studio's Made fashion week. "Made By No Thoughts: A New York Fashion Week Story" was a limited edition full color photozine with work from DeMeo, Evan Tetreault, and Samuel Quinn.
DeMeo continues to shoot photographs for a variety of publications and companies while working on his own photo books and projects.
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