James Emmerman was born in 1993. His work celebrates and focuses on gender, sexuality, representation, style, persona, and community. His images are published in Vogue, Vanity Fair, i-D, Paper, W, Document Journal, Interview, Pitchfork, LOVE, Office, Wonderland, and many more. His work has been shown in exhibitions internationally, most recently at the Anti Art Fair and at the Soho House London. James Emmerman was named a PDN Emerging Photographer in 2018 and was profiled by Milk Studios as an artist to watch. In 2019, his work was included in the 16th annual Jeffrey Fashion Cares auction.