Gottfried Helnwein was born in 1948 and is an Austrian painter, photographer and graphic artist. The central theme in Helnwein’s work is the human being. As victims but also as perpetrators.
Alexey Titarenko received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the Department of Cinematic and Photographic Art at Leningrad’s Institute of Culture in 1983.
Ed van der Elsken was born in Amsterdam in 1925. He was a talented photographer and filmmaker who portrayed his encounters with people on film for over forty years.
Nicolas Provost is a video artist and filmmaker who studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Gent, Belgium. During the ’90′s he started making videos and has received many awards over the years at various international film festivals.
William Klein (1928) started his photography in the Fifties by making abstract compositions. He was pulled into fashion photography by Alexander Liberman in the mid-Fifties, but preferred ‘serious photography’, as he called it.
Ted Oonk (1987) lives and works in Groningen, The Netherlands. We saw her work during Fotofestival Naarden and were very intrigued. She’s currently in China where she took the time for an interview with copypasteculture.
Alec Soth (1969) is a photographer born and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His photographs have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including the 2004 Whitney and São Paulo Biennials. In 2008, a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work
John Baldessari (1931) is one the highly respected artists of our time. During his career he has produced paintings, photos, sculptures, films, videos, books and texts.
Jonathan Beamish has produced a wide range of work over the last ten years including commercials, music video and shorts. ‘Nought’ tells the story of a troubled teenager who purges her abusive past in a dream of her own making.
‘Embrace’ is a film by designer, filmmaker and author Hillman Curtis. He has made a feature length documentary and had done broadcast advertisement & online commercial work, as well as a documentary series on artists. ‘Embrace’ is a prize winning