~ Androgyne Series ~

photos by Sarah Pezdek & Corey Aldrich, 2019

Hirudu leeches are unisex aquatic creatures who feed upon mammalian blood. For centuries they were used in medicine for their anti-coagulant, anesthetic and anti-inflammatory secretions












Sarah Bachinger Pezdek  (photography) is an award winning, internationally published and collected photographer.  Her fine art photography is represented by Galerie Fledermaus in Chicago, IL and the Geras Tousignant Gallery in CA. Her work is collected by private collectors internationally. She has been published with Cosmopolitan, OUT Magazine, Vogue Japan, Vogue Italia and more.  sarahpezdek.com


Corey Aldrich is an artist, director, producer and experiential designer who works in the arts and cultural arenas, including music and fashion. His expertise is in designing environments that support story-based narratives. Deep research and materials / object sourcing are his typical approaches to accomplish this. Project partners of note include, but are by no means limited to, The Albany Symphony Orchestra, The Hyde Museum, The Alliance for the Creative Economy, the Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company and WMHT Public Television.  @coreyaldrich