What is The Moon Beast?
The Moon Beast is a media company based out Atlantic City, NJ. Specializing in brand building and content creation, The Moon Beast is the visual solution for your business in a digital world. By photographing Atlantic City Culture, MB has created pictures by documenting daily life. MB is able to apply what he's learned in street and product photography to help him develop quality imagery for brands and businesses.
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Who is The Moon Beast?
The Moon Beast was started by Miko Colon an artist native to NJ. Born in Jersey City and raised outside Atlantic City, Miko found inspiration in traveling back to his hometown. After spending time in other places like NYC, Philly, Tampa and Miami, Miko decided to grow roots on the island he grew up on. In August 2016 Miko and his partners opened up a Streetwear Boutique called OCEAN 1, offering a number of different products from, sneakers, apparel, and accessories to art and photography. Dedicated to the Atlantic City art community, Miko spends time creating photographer meet ups, curating exhibits and volunteering for other events.
More about Miko
Miko is also a transgender man. After spending the past couple years questioning his identity he decided to medically transition. He started hormone treatment in November 2017 and is documenting his transition on youtube.
Miko's transition is reflected in his upcoming exhibition and book, Dark Waters. Darks Waters is a collection of Black & White Photographs of Atlantic City formatted into an exhibition and a book. Dark Waters is currently on display at OCEAN 1 from July 1st until September 1st.
In October of 2017, Miko took a role as Creative Director for Stealth Bros & Co, a Mens Supply Company who carries a line of Dopp Kits, other bags and accessories for the modern transmen.
If you would like to follow his transition Subscribe to Miko on Youtube.com