KC ART NEWS: Matt Alberts/ “LIFERS” at Escapist
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KC ART NEWS: Matt Alberts/ “LIFERS” at Escapist

KC ART NEWS: Matt Alberts/ “LIFERS” at Escapist

Mark Allen interviews Matt Alberts in the latest edition of KC ART NEWS, an InformalityBlog exclusive.

“All the subjects are those who have dedicated their lives to skateboarding,” Says Alberts, a Denver-based wet collodion plate photographer. “Collodion is only sensitive to UV light, so it has the ability to see the person beneath the skin.”

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Matt Alberts is on a journey from Denver to New York City, with his camera, his chemicals, and his passion for documenting the American subculture of skateboarding communities. His latest stop is Kansas City:

“I had no idea KC would be so rad!” remarks Alberts.

“LIFERS” is on view at Escapist Skateboards on Southwest Boulevard. More information can be found at www.thelifersproject.tumblr.com

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