MINT is proud to host a photography series by Travis and Nate Dorn, that chronicles the stories of a few select men, with beards, doing "man-things" like digging a hole, cutting hair, taming fire, or eating steak in the bathtub. The photos are dramatically shot, fun and maybe even a little disturbing. The subjects are men with notable beards. Some are in well-know bands, others are great filmmakers, editors, outlaws, or famous artists.
Accolades for "The Chronicles of Follicles"(aka the Man-Beard photo project):
The overall series received an Honorable Mention in the 2009 International Photography Awards (out of 18,000 submissions worldwide).
"The Cult Leader" photo received a top Nominee title in the 4th Annual Photography Masters Cup Color Awards (another international competition).
P.S. The piece won in the "Nude Category".
Please join us for a fun night of community, networking, and some "Dorn-Good" art!
"You cannot grow a beard in a moment of passion." G. K. Chesterton
"Of the seven dwarves only Dopey had a shaven face This should tell us something about the custom of shaving." Tom Robbins"
"Kissing a man with a beard is a lot like going to a picnic. You don't mind going through a little bush to get there!" Minnie Pearl
"He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and he that hath no beard is less than a man." William Shakespeare