An established photojournalist and photographer when he co-founded Graphic NYC, Seth Kushner's work appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Time, Newsweek, L’Uomo Vogue, The New Yorker and others. In 2011, Seth co-founded the Brooklyn-filtered literary arts salon Trip City, which was home of Seth’s profile series CulturePOP Photocomix, his autobio “comix neurotoica” SCHMUCK, and his prose series, First-Person POP. As part of Hang Dai studios, he launched his comic Seth Kushner's Secret Sauce. Seth passed away on May 17, 2015 after a long fight against leukemia. His autobiographical graphic novel, SCHMUCK, was released posthumously.