Patrick de Warren : Mysticism in photography...
Patrick de Warren
Mysticism in photography...
P.L.E., October 21, 2014
Patrick de Warren/Mirage, on polaroid, New York, 1999
Patrick de Warren/Mirage, on polaroid, New York, 1999


PORTRAIT OF THE WEEK

Patrick de Warren was born in Avignon, France, raised in Paris, and currently lives in New York City. Having started shooting at 25, Patrick de Warren was immediately seduced by fashion and its universe. Photographers such as Julia Margaret Cameron's, Sarah Moon, Paolo Roversi, and Javier Vallhonrat, were always a source of inspiration. In the year 2000 he was selected by Giorgio Armani to be one of the few photographers involved with the Armani Art Exchange Project. Since attaining a career in fashion photography, Patrick de Warren has been featured in numerous publications and has exhibited internationally, notably at Japan’s Kintetsu Art Museum in Osaka and the Kobe Fashion Museum in Kobe. In 2002 the photographer got notice with the Polaroid International Photography Award for North America.

Patrick de Warren/Black Veil, on polaroid, New York, 1999
Patrick de Warren/Black Veil, on polaroid, New York, 1999


For Patrick de Warren, being able to capture moments of his life and creating images is a passion and a constant inspirations. Everyday brings a new canvas and everything around him insights new ideas. Life is his studio. De Warren has recently adopted more cinematic approach to his work by experimenting with film and video.

Patrick de Warren/Girl in the field, on polaroid, New York, 1999
Patrick de Warren/Girl in the field, on polaroid, New York, 1999


Patrick de Warren/Dreaming, on polaroid, New York, 1999
Patrick de Warren/Dreaming, on polaroid, New York, 1999


Exhibits & Art Fairs:

Holden Luntz Gallery "Fashion Is Big" December 19th 2008 to January 2009 - Photo Miami Art Basel December 2008 -" Awoken Dream " Sous les Etoiles Gallery October 2008 [New York] -The Affordable Art Fair New York City 2008 - Holden Luntz Gallery " Looking at Fashion " November 2006 [Palm Beach] -Woodstock annual benefit Auction.2004/2005 [New York]. - "Sensitive Material" at New York Academy of Sciences [New York]. -Amnesty International 40 th Anniversary [ New York].. - Aoyama Spiritual hall in Tokyo [Japan] - Kintetsu Art Museum in Osaka [Japan] -  Kobe Fashion Museum in Kobe [Japan].


Patrick de Warren/Navia, Miami, 1999
Patrick de Warren/Navia, Miami, 1999


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