Joaquín Palting is a visual artist based in Los Angeles, California. He is known foremost for his conceptual storytelling, which is often created using traditional large format photography and video. His work has been exhibited internationally, and has appeared in numerous esteemed publications including: The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, and The New York Times. Joaquín’s work has also been featured on the websites of many contemporary photography tastemakers such as: Aperture, Float Magazine, Landscape Stories, Lens Culture, LenScratch, and Urbanautica.
Joaquín is also a much sought after educator who teaches photography, and art, at many venues including: The University of California, Irvine, the LACP (Los Angeles Center of Photography), the Laguna Art Museum, and Angel’s Gate Cultural Center, and Medium.
Joaquín holds an MFA in Studio Art from the University of California, Irvine, and is currently pursuing a PhD in Philosophy at The European Graduate School.