Picture Story: Teen Brothers at Home, In Jail, and in the System

October 2, 2014


Brothers Vinny and David against the sky of an approaching summer storm.

Shortly after she turned 18 in 2011, Isadora Kosofsky began photographing a New Mexico boy named Vinny. He had just been sent to juvenile prison for stabbing a man who had been assaulting Vinny’s mother. Kosofsky ended up immersing herself in the project, and what has emerged is a story about a close-knit family torn by loss and a sense...

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