COLLECTION OF ART STORIES  ︎ 


#Photography


Jessica Dimmock

(b.1978)

Jessica Dimmock is a documentary photojournalist and filmmaker based in Brooklyn, New York City. Her body of work, The Ninth Floor, documented the lives of a group of young heroin users over the course of several years.

+ jessicadimmockphotography.com 


The Ninth Floor


We automatically click to scroll through the images. Only our index is trembling enough. But what are we really looking at ? Why this nauseous and compassionate feeling ? Fear ? Sadness ?
Jessica Dimmock, in The Ninth Floor serie, delivers us what we rarely have the opportunity to see without being a voyeur of a so private part of life. Without judgment, only with the desire to show us what is the truth, behind their wall of violence, pain.
To exist.

+ The Ninth Floor project

This project documents the residents of this space leading up to their eviction and follows several of them after as they face jail and sickness, fight and love, attempt to get clean, sink deeper into addiction, go to jail, start families and struggle to survive.

In 2011 Dimmock worked on her first feature, "Without" as co-producer and DP (dir Mark Jackson)
+ Medium/@ColereTw











shotnlust.com is a visual collection of Art stories: 
Photo, Cinema, ShortArt.s, Dance


At the beginning it was the idea of building a small arts library. Then, little by little, the commitment to share it.
Choice, preference, ignorance, evidence, all assumed.
A desire to discover, an encouragement to remember. Sometimes.

︎ ︎ ︎


Subscribe to our newsletter here to get the last updates.


If you’d like to be featured on shotnlust.com or to add/modify credit, please use this contact form or send us an Email.  

All rights for materials presented on shotnlust.com belong to the artists and are for non-commercial and/or educational use only.

Video La Salamandre (1971)  Alain Tanner, Bulle Ogier
shotnlust copyright © All rights reserved.