Witkin

Bio

Joel-Peter Witkin (born in New York in 1939,) is an American photographer who lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He elaborates sophisticated installations using models and accessories evocating a baroque atmosphere with a strange and non typical beauty. His works with corpses (and sometimes dismembered portions thereof), and various models such as dwarfs, transsexuals, hermaphrodites, and physically deformed people. His work is often his own interpretation of classic subjects such as mythologic figures, allegories, religious figures.

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