Michael Malone (born May 17, 1984) in the midwest United States, is an American photographer that splits time between Miami and New York.
His eye, inspired by female beauty, fashion, and nature, developed at age 16 in his highschool darkroom, where he began photographing and studying film. He went on to attend Indiana University where he continued his studies in photography and journalism.
Published in Vogue Mexico, Playboy US, Playboy Italia, GQ US, Maxim US, and Talk Magazine US, Malone continues to explore all the possibilites for his passions in photography and the arts.
In 2017, Malone opened his first art gallery BM Contemporary with long time friend, Jack Brewer. His first exhibition showed during Art Basel Miami 2016. The series titled “Wild Things” was shot on the beaches of Haiti, and it promotes women’s empowerment. All the proceeds were donated to our Cancer Treatment Center in Haiti. Malone is passionate about philanthropy, always tying his work into charitable projects around the globe.
Malone loves to travel and explore to find inspiration for future projects. Some of his favorite places are Amsterdam, Barcelona, Havana, Hong Kong, and Rio de Janiero.