sunny strader:
artist! based in
los angeles + illinois


Sunny Strader (b. 1991) is a photographer, writer and artist based in both Los Angeles and central Illinois.

The main theme in Sunny's work is dreams — the ones we chase and the ones deferred. 

What i do:

Long form storytelling, slow journalism, portraiture, embroidered photos, zines. I am open to experimenting with the medium.

Publications, clients:

Aint-Bad, Axios, Bird In Flight, Cherry Deck, Dunkin Donuts, Glamchop, Instagram, NPR, SPOTZ, Strange Fire Collective

Portrait by Rozette Rago, 2019.

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