On Emily Witt’s smart and sometimes menacing study of 21st-century intimacy.
Ayden LeRoux is an artist and the author of Odyssey Works (2016) and Isolation and Amazement (2012). Trained as a large-format photographer at New York University, her practice spans installation, sculpture, video, photography, performance, poetry, and essay in order to explore intimacy. She has had solo exhibitions at IDIO Gallery and Flux Factory, and shown her work internationally in China, Cuba, Greece, Los Angeles, New York, Austin, and San Francisco. LeRoux is also the assistant director of the collaborative performance group, Odyssey Works. (Artist photograph by Peter DaSilva)