1814 MAGAZINE is a limited edition, bi annual publication that focuses on photography, design, art, and culture.

1814 MAGAZINE is dedicated to providing a unique platform for established and emerging artists.

1814 MAGAZINE strives to combine the best in both words and images from some of the greatest photographers and artists of the 20th and 21st century. Recent issues have included such celebrated artists as E.O. Hoppe, Massimo Vitali, Eudora Welty, Bernard Faucon, Donna DeMari, Karlheinz Weinberger as well as Henry Horenstein, Wang Qinsong, Vivian Maier, Georges Dambier, Christer Stromholm, Edward Ruscha, Yves Marchand & Romaine Meffre, Antony Armstrong Jones, Paulina Otylie Surys, Chris Stein, Mel Roberts, and Alexander Gronsky. Known for its clean gallery type presentation and unusual juxtapositions, 1814 MAGAZINE both mirrors and encourages the evolution of photography, art and culture.

French Girls - Painted Polaroids by Jeremy Kost, From His Book "Paint Me Like One Of Your French Girls"

"A Junior Vasquez live recording  from Twilo goes on. A stack of Polaroids is sifted through. The memories rush back from both the music and the images. Inspiration strikes. With a relatively quick gesture, a Polaroid is painted.

The images on these pages are all from my archives… 2009 - 2012, to be precise. Perhaps they were a secondary portrait from a collage, or a single Polaroid of the moment made for posterity.

The first of this series began by chance and through frustration. I had taken a painting on canvas a few steps too far effectively 'knifing' the piece, and in a childish fit, I slapped the painting with a Polaroid that had been sitting on my desk. The result was intriguing…" - Jeremy Kost