Shea Naer is an award-winning artist, based on the west coast.
"Every image carries obvious feeling, both from the subjects (who constantly caress the boxer and tend to his needs) and from the photographer. These images speak so eloquently to the nurturing relationship between trainer and fighter."
Director Emeritus of
the Brooklyn Museum
Excerpt from his 2010 critique
of the series "Pugilists", for the
Canteen Photography Awards