In Your Face in Mexico City


Alex Coghe is an Italian photographer based in Mexico City, making distinctive work across street, social documentary, street photography, portraits, fashion and erotica in a style all his own. More than a man with a camera, Alex is also a writer, editor, and educator. Currently focused, among other things of course, on passing on his talents through workshops, he has several photographic expeditions upcoming – the first to Guelaguetza over the summer and then another Day Of the Dead reportage expedition following the success of last year’s. We caught up with him to chat about barrio life, humor’s place in photography and Leonard Cohen.