Chicken Comb

Bald I was plopped in a round pool floaty, corking the hole. Bzzt. Bzzt. My mother’s friend’s brother’s wife collected the tufts of hair and...

4×4: A Quartet of Summer Travel Writings

As a component of the three-year undergraduate program at the NYU Tisch Department of Dance, students attend three to six week summer residencies in...

Non-Binary Alphabet

A tale of a non-binary kid told through the English alphabet for the sake of:  a) showing the world through the eyes of a shapeshifting...

Meet Exposures: Ana Marazzi

To start off the semester, Under the Arch’s Exposures is running a series in which its new photography staff displays photo essays to introduce...

The Story of Boy

Illustration by Rachel Lee. Boy was depressed mainly because his mother and father had decided to name him “Boy.” As a seven-year-old, Boy ran away...

Twins

Inspired by the photograph “Identical Twins” by Diane Arbus, I began my series “Twins” in the beginning of 2017 and picked it back up...

Meet Exposures: Katie Short

Meet one of our new Exposures Photographers. 

The First Day of Spring

The first day of spring is always the same. It’s something we don’t experience where I’m from. Here, when the cold finally subsides, it’s...

Meet Exposures: Andrew Fullerton

To start off the semester, Under the Arch’s Exposures is running a series in which its new photography staff displays photo essays to introduce...

Chinatown, Manhattan

Whenever someone asks, “Where are you from?” my answer is I was born and raised in Japan, but I’m ethnically Taiwanese. This “but” represents...

Meet Exposures: Celia Tewey

To start off the semester, Under the Arch’s Exposures is running a series in which its new photography staff displays photo essays to introduce...

Comfortably Modern

“Just remember, once the gas starts flowing, count backward from 10 nice and slowly,” the voice said.   “Ten…” His eyes darted around the room, trying to...