Cole Barash (b. 1987) is a visual artist based in Brooklyn, NY. His photographic work has been featured in numerous publications including The New York Times, W Magazine, The Guardian, The New Yorker, Time Lightbox, Rolling Stone, and Vogue, among others. In 2019, his book 'Stiya' was published by Deadbeat Club Press and shown as a solo exhibition in Tokyo, Japan at Commune Gallery. 'Stiya' has been reviewed by The New Yorker, Aint-Bad Magazine, Collector Daily, and The Heavy Collective. In 2017, his book 'Smokejumpers' was shortlisted for the Anamorphosis Prize becoming part of the Franklin Furnace Archive as well as the collection at the MoMA Library. In 2015, his book 'Grimséy' was published by The Silas Finch Foundation and subsequently recognized by TIME as one of the top photobooks of the year. Images from 'Grimséy' were later displayed as a solo exhibition at the National Museum of Iceland in 2017.