Justin J Wee

Justin J Wee

Justin J Wee is a Malaysian-born Australian photographer, community chef, and libra now based in Brooklyn. His work seeks to create reflections of the world he knew his closeted self would have benefitted from seeing: a world where queerness doesn’t look homogenous, and people of color don’t have to trade in parts of their ethnicity in order to thrive. In 2020, he was named one of Authority Collective’s Lit List. He was also a Young Guns 18 Finalist. He was profiled by the BBC for his personal project “How I Hurt”, which sought to create a visual language for those living with chronic pain. Some of his clients include: The New York TimesOutThe New Yorker, SSENSE, Vice, and TIME. He is represented by Rocket Science Studio.

Archive Sessions and Events Featuring Justin J Wee

Oct 22021

Keeping It Real: Capturing Life Today

Gain insight into how you can create compelling, realistic images taken from your own life and experiences.

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Oct 12020

Artist Talk: Perspectives from Lit List 2020 Photographers

Lit List 2020 photographers Isabel Okoro, Justin J Wee, Nolwen Cifuentes, Carmen Daneshmandi, and Samantha Cabrera Friend will show work and discuss their experiences within the visual media industry.

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