I’m very impressed with these photos and happy to participate in this project!

Mike Ruiz joins Institut for his very special 48 hour time-limited genesis NFT drop and print release.

‘The Shrouded Series: Part I’ is live at link in my bio institut.co (NFT) and editions.institut.co (prints) available for collectors
Originally part of a larger ongoing project called TRANSMUTATION, the ‘Shrouded’ series was inspired by society’s fascination with BDSM and the shame projected onto it by misinformation.

Based in New Jersey, Mike Ruiz is known for beauty, celebrity and fashion photography. Mike’s long list of celebrity clients include Billy Porter, Cardi B, Ruby Rose, Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry, Prince, Taraji P Henson, Justin Theroux, Lakeith Stanfield, Kelly Clarkson, Jim Parsons, Queen Latifah, Kelly Rowland, Betty White and many more. He has also directed several music videos for artists such as Kelly Rowland, Vanessa Williams, Erika Jayne and Rupaul.