Lissa Rivera was selected by OURS for an honoree article:
Lissa Rivera is one of four photographers from our ISO & Rainbows open call that was selected for an honoree article. Below you can read more about her series, “Beautiful Boy,” and learn more about the photographer!
Lissa Rivera is a photographer and curator based in Brooklyn, NY whose work has received multiple grants and honors and been exhibited internationally. Rivera received her MFA from the School of Visual Arts, where she became fascinated with the social history of photography and the evolution of identity, sexuality and gender in relationship to material culture. ‘Beautiful Boy,’ Rivera’s latest project, takes her interest in photography’s connection with identity to a personal level, focusing on her domestic partner as muse.