A photo-artist hailing from Brooklyn New York, Rodney James is a graduate of Long Island University (MFA 2017). His approach to photography reflects a lifelong engagement with the pervasive quality of media throughout the world. He combines both analog and digital mediums while making use of social media platforms both as a creative source and artistic tool. His work embodies an in-depth exploration and reflection on his idea of the ‘media object as subject’. It consist of dissecting and reflecting on the ever-present visual language in our lives, and its power to fundamentally shape the various ways we perceive ourselves as individuals, as well as a collective society.