Andy Karol

Chicago-based photographer Andy Karol is known primarily for her portrait photography in gender and sexuality. Through artistic gender exploration, Andy hopes to initiate greater understanding and acceptance for all genders with a more aspiring goal of identifying and defeating sexism and genderism.

Andy was born and raised in Valparaiso, Indiana and graduated from Indiana University Northwest with a B.A. in Communication. When Andy is not photographing for personal and art projects, she is capturing families, musicians, and headshots. Andy is most known for her moody and darker undertones in the work that draws upon rich emotional connections.