Hello, Human!

Thank you for being here!  

I'm AJ — a writer, photographer, and zinemaker based in Seattle, Washington, USA.

My work focuses on civil rights, social action, and intersectionality — across the globe and throughout local art communities. 

My photography, news reporting, copywriting, poetry, artist interviews, concert reviews, and personal essays have been featured by the following businesses and publications: 


The Stranger

The Nature Conservancy


The Capitol Hill Times

Three Imaginary Girls

White Shroud




MoPOP: Museum of Pop Culture

Supernova: Grrrl Germs

Nada Mucho

The Drainage


Northwest Music Scene

The Seattle Times

My photography, poetry, and zines have also been featured at the following events and art spaces: 

Assembly Literary Open Mic - Screwdriver Bar, September 2018

Believe The Hype - Poets Reading The News - B4bel4b Art Gallery, June 2017

Paulapalooza Music and Arts Fest - Capitol Hill Art Walk, May 2017

Unsolicited Dick Art Show - The In Arts Northwest, April 2016

The Body Art Show - The In Arts Northwest, March 2016

The Slummit Block Party - Summit Inn, February 2015

Aria Salon Local Photography Exhibit, January 2015

The Highline Concert and Art Show, December 2014


I strive to capture humanity and nature in all its grime and glory: communities of creators, social progress, curious creatures, and unforgettable characters.

Through actions and art, helping preserve these elements makes life worthwhile to me. 

If you're looking for a passionate contributor to your latest project, I'd love to work with you!

Please feel free to contact me via social media, or drop me a line here:  aj (at) digitalaj (dot) org.



AJ Dent