Finding Emo




When Martijn van de Griendt and Jasper Groen share interest in each others work via chat, it’s obvious that they both have a thing for photographing Emos: Alternative kids with all the exterior characteristics of gothics, cybers, punkers and well, elves. Put briefly, they tend to be youths of a gentle disposition who don’t want to be categorised. ‘Finding Emo’ is the amalgamation of work from a quest to record the newest subculture within Dutch youth culture brought to publication in a razor sharp and, above all, touching way.