Twenty One Pilots has skyrocketed to fame within the last year, but the Grammy-award-winning duo didn't get to the top alone. The "skeleton clique" is the ever-dedicated fanbase of the band, often camping out days before shows. Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun's hard work and dedication to building a community of dreamers, broken people and messed-up-minds has flourished into a worldwide celebration of music and art for the sake of staying alive.
Their most recent release, Blurryface, is the lifeblood of their "Emotional Roadshow" tour, which made a recent stop in Greensboro, NC on February 25th. Together with openers Judah & The Lion and Jon Bellion, the two boys from Columbus, Ohio filled an arena of 23,000 with life, love and appreciation on a night that all in attendance are not soon to forget.
The UNC Pauper Players are the oldest performing arts company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In their spring 2016 production of the rock musical "Spring Awakening," they tackled themes cutting to the heart of controversy, including: suicide, queer relationships, depression, sexual assault, abortion and prostitution.
Anxiety. For many people, mental battles hide behind everyday appearances. This photo series is my attempt to show how these struggles manifest in the eyes of different people. Each aesthetic corresponds to an interview with the subject about how anxiety manifests for them.