Josh S. Rose
The Ghostlight Residency
"How Lonely Sits The City"
With Artist, Marissa Brown
Based in Los Angeles, Josh S. Rose is a filmmaker and photographer, specializing in dance, movement, music video, editorial and documentary. Rose's highly-creative process involves deep collaboration and intimacy with the emotional core of the subjects he shoots and artists he collaborates with. He's traveled the world as a tour photographer, driven the country documenting the American worker, spent a month with a professional baseball team and gone inside tents on Skid Row. Current Artist-in-Residence with the Los Angeles Dance Project. 2019 Artist-in-Residence, CalArts. Leica Akademie Instructor. International Spider Awards Top Honors Winner in Fine Art Photography.
Prior, Rose was EVP, Group Creative Director at Deutsch, Los Angeles and Chief Creative Officer at Weber Shandwick, a global marketing firm, He lead creative campaigns for Volkswagen, Dr Pepper, Playstation, Mattel, Samsung, GM and many others. Rose was the creative lead for the launch of the Affordable Care Act in the US and ran social media for the US ARMY.
Today, Rose has his own small creative boutique, Humans Are Social, working with select clients on content development and brand identity. Rose also does creative collaborations and influencer campaigns on Instagram and is the Top Writer on the subject of Photography on Medium.com.
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GRAY MATTERS PODCAST
A VIEW THROUGH THE LENS
An interview with Josh S. Rose, discussing his origin story and thoughts on the art form.
LEICA CAMERA, USA
DANCING IN THE STREETS
A live Zoom discussion on the art of shooting dance with Josh S. Rose (LA) and Omar Z. Robles (NYC), moderated by Leica Camera USA.
UNVEILING HIDDEN TRUTHS
A feature on Josh S. Rose in Tainted Magazine, looking at emotion, concept and Rose's created world in Los Angeles.