Cole Wheeler | Memphis TN, USA

Short bio…

Cole Wheeler was born and raised in Memphis, TN, where he currently attends the Memphis College of Art. He will graduate in the spring of this year, 2013, with a degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in Photography. After graduation, he wishes to travel, relax, and make art outside of the confines of Academia until he retreats back into that realm to pursue an MFA degree; so that he may be able to teach photography the way he wishes it was taught. He enjoys skateboarding and going to concerts.

You shoot film because…

I shoot film because we live in an age of instant gratification that I simply can not be a part of.

Your photography feels like…

My photography feels like the sun isn’t working; no warmth, but you see it illuminating things. Bright, yet somehow resonates like the Vietnam veteran drinking alone at the end of the bar.