Photographer Gerald Edwards III Makes the Apocalypse Fabulous

Gerald Edwards III’s (2006). Photo: Courtesy of Bond Street Gallery

Gerald Edwards III might have an even more optimistic vision of humanity's impending extinction than those dazzling animation geniuses over at Pixar. Through the haze, Edwards offers us the end of the world, only in pastel colors. As artists embrace our potential doom, the apocalypse just gets prettier and prettier. See more takes on Armageddon and other slightly more sanguine subjects in a sprawling, kinetic photography show at Bond Street Gallery through September 6. —Emma Pearse