Arnaud Montagard born in 1991 in Nancy, France, is a French photographer based in Brooklyn, NY. He was initially drawn to street art during his youth. Montagard saved up for his first camera to document the street art scene and his friends’ graffiti in his hometown in France. This passion led him to sleepless nights wandering around what became his playground: the streets.
“highlighting lonely people in the crowded city of New York. This series is above all a story about lights. The sunlight creates geometrical forms and put the personage at the middle of the scene like if he was performing on stage. The strong shadows create a feeling that make the pictures look like paintings.”