New-York-based portrait photographer
M. Sharkey is an award-winning, New-York-City-based portrait photographer. A graduate in literature and music from Bennington College, he moved to New York City in 1995 studying film and photography at Tisch and The School of Visual Arts. In 2000 and 2001 he traveled to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where he curated a series of exhibitions on the work of New York and Arab photographers. Mr. Sharkey is pursuing a number of photographic projects, including a series documenting gay youth in America.