Matthew Hamon

Location: Montana & Pacific Northwest
Nationality: U.S.A.
Biography: Matthew Hamon is a freelance portrait photographer who lives in rural Montana. His photography exists conceptually and aesthetically in the spaces between photojournalism and staged editorial imagery. Matthew currently lives in Potomac, Montana... read on
Gymnosophy in the Missoulian.
matthew hamon
Oct 2, 2016
It was a pleasure to speak with the Missoulian's, Cory Walsh, about my recent Gymnosophy project and the surrounding controversy. Regardless of one's perspective, it is ultimately a healthy dialogue that will move us forward (though the comments section for the article immediately belies that notion). Missoula is lucky to have Cory's constant interest in the local arts and entertainment scene. Thank you, Cory.


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