Paola Franqui, also known as « Monaris », is a street photographer who is born in Puerto Rican and living now near New York City.

Although she has a BA in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University in the state of New Jersey, Paola made her hobby, her passion. Photography changed her life. 

Paola is fascinated by human behaviors. She is constantly influenced by her surroundings. With her photographs, the artist tries to share the stories of people she shots. « I hope for people to go beyond their senses with my images, as I wish to evoke emotion behind the lives that people lead. » she tells us.

Let’s discover without delay her Instagram account