Portraits in a City

Portraits in a City” is a photography project about capturing the soul of a City through the eyes of its people.

These are analog photographs of Montreal City, taken over the course of a year, in 2016 and 2017.

Born in 1967 in the cosmopolitan city of Montreal, Rico Michel is a graphic designer, portrait / street photographer, and local musician. Rico has a minimalistic approach to photography that is foremost about people and their stories. He believes a photograph takes all of its meaning over time, in a place where the most personal story can also become a broader, more universal one.