Alexander Helms ‘12, Trenton, NJ

Wright Shippee Fellow Alexander Helms ‘12 did an Independent project in Trenton, NJ. Alexander is majoring in Studio Art. He writes, “I spent this summer conducting an independent photography project in Trenton, NJ, profiling the eclectic population that I encountered there. What I found was not only a burgeoning art scene but a place that was full of life and inspiration, even in the face of overwhelming  poverty and despair.”