Commitment, passion, and love to elicit “magical beauty” is the paradigm of Parish’s intuitive philosophy of three decades of Photography. Consistently original, diverse, inventive and timelessness are the hallmarks of his Photography. His uncommon use of colors, whether vibrant or pastel, as well as multitudes of tonalities in his stunning and luminous black & white images have become his distinctive and unique signature and style.
Throughout his career he has worked on major Ad Campaigns for many Fortune 500 Companies, IBM, Coca-Cola, DeBeers to name a few and his work has appeared on the pages of Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Forbes, Time, and Newsweek. Parish has been a Canon “Explorer of Light” since its’ inception in 1994 and a Canon Print Master, which consists of a very exclusive group of photographers worldwide.
Parish has been named “One of the World’s Top 100 Photographers” in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 by Graphis. In June of 2013 some of Parish’s fine art images were part of an exhibit of American artists shown at the Taylor Foundation in Paris, and now the works are in a permanent collection in Barbizon, France. Parish has an insatiable desire to explore and expand his artistic horizons and he still remains true to his approach to simplicity and to the visual dialogue that is intuitive and innate.
Art Basil Exhibit, Miami 2008
Art Basil Exhibit, Miami 2009
Joint Photography Exhibition: Parish Kohanim and Steve McCurry at Besharat Gallery, Atlanta, October 2009
Joint Photography Exhibition: Parish Kohanim and Joyce
Tenneson at Besharat Gallery, Atlanta, October 2010
American International Fine Art Fair, West Palm Beach, 2011
American International Fine Art Fair, West Palm Beach, 2012
Exhibition of American Artists at the Taylor Foundation in Paris, France, July, 2013
One-Man Show at Gallery 71, New York City, September 2013
Represented at The Galerie Besharat in Barbizon, France,
Gallery 71 in New York City, The Besharat Gallery in
Atlanta and Parish Kohanim Fine Art Gallery, Atlanta.
One-Man Show at Galerie 124, Savannah, GA, April 22, 2016 - Present