Photographer-Artist Jeff Cowen spoke about his work and his approach to art in a conversation recorded at Michael Werner Kunsthandel in Köln Germany, March 2012. Cowen makes original mural-size, sculptural, painterly photographic works that are visually stunning and beautiful — and they defy easy categorization.
Art Historian Jennifer Crowley and Lens Culture Director Jim Casper conducted the on-stage interview.
A kaleidoscopic body of work that explores the convergence of the actual and the artificial under the "realistic" gaze of the camera.
stages uncomfortable images of his family members as if they were living in the midst of squalor and poverty.
Employing chiaroscuro lighting and the traditional palette of landscape paintings—ochre, green, blue—these vibrant photographs delve into the opulence and mystery of the jungle.