Koan is the collaboration of six young photojournalists united to further their goals of providing engaging visual stories around the world, amidst the changing industry landscape.
Karen Sanabria with her dog Chai Latte at the New York Pet Fashion Show held on February 8th, 2013 at Hotel Pennsylvania, New York. Chai Latte was handed the special achivement award at the event.
Leslie Riddle with her dog Puccini at the Easter parade in New York's Fifth Avenue on 20th April, 2014.
Stella Blanca Panzario with her dog, Chico, spends a lazy Sunday afternoon at her residence in Brooklyn, New York. Stella, a spinster, works at a construction company and lives alone with Chico.
Portia wrapped in a towel after a shower at her owner's apartment in New York on 14th March, 2013.
Wall inscription at Summer Strand's apartment in Brooklyn, New York on 25th April, 2013.
Portia sits on her mommy's purse while being carried in a subway train in New York on 28th February, 2013.
A participating dog with its owner at the New York Pet Fashion Show held on February 8th, 2013 at Hotel Pennsylvania, New York. The theme of the show was The Roaring 20's - A Celebration of Love.
Victoria Ann Viscardi plays with Gia Marie at her Bayridge apartment in Brooklyn, New York. Victoria works at the New York Fashion District and adopted Gia in March 2012 after her first dog Frankie Marie died.
Gia Marie’s private room at Victoria Ann Viscardi’s Bayridge apartment in Brooklyn, New York. Victoria loves to dress up Gia and has a collection of designer clothes and jewellery for Gia.
Eli explores the taste of cake specially made for dogs at the birthday party of his fellow dog friend on 6th April, 2013, New York.
Summer Strand shares a kiss with her dog- Angel Song. Summer, a personal trainer lives with her three dogs at her Brooklyn apartment in New York.
A portrait of Eli painted on a wine glass at Karen Biehl Upper West Side apartment in New York. Karen likes to exemplify the truly loving bond that exists between a dog and owner by taking it to the limit through creativity and fun.
Karen Biehl with her dog Eli at her Upper West Side apartment in New York. Karen considers Eli as her "soulmate" and loves to bathe with him on weekends and spend quality time together.
Matching dog bed and flowers at Summer Strand's Brooklyn apartment. Summer is fond of designer dog beds and changes them every few months and donates the old ones.
Stella Blanca Panzario with her dog, Chico at her residence in Brooklyn, New York. Stella, a spinster, works at a construction company and lives alone with Chico.
Karen Sanabria's dog Chai Latte puts her paw on Sanabria’s arm to pray before she eats. Karen, a veterinary technician, lives in Queens, with her son and eight Chihuahuas.
Karen Sanabria takes measurement of her dog Chai Latte prior to a fashion event.
A model walks the ramp for pet couturier Anthony Rubio on Saturday, 15th March, 2014 at the Brooklyn Fashion Week held at Industry City, Brooklyn, New York.
Karen Sanabria's dog Chai Latte sports designer wear and performs a stunt.
Leslie Riddle, Dawn Deisler, Fern Weinbaum and Victoria Ann Viscardi with their dogs Puccini, Chappy Fox, Lola and Gia Marie respectively, walk for the Easter parade on 20th April, 2014.