Nikki; Montalivet, France, 1997
Black and white photograph, Epson 9900 on Hot Press Natural 330 gsm Smooth Matte
44″ x 24″
Signature: front, below image
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Known for his nudes and extended portraits of families from Northern California counter-culture communities, as well as from Irish and French naturist beaches, Jock Sturges’ large format images borrow from classical periods in both photography and painting. Mr. Sturges’ work can be found in the collections of many museums including MOMA, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris, and The Frankfurt Museum of Modern Art in Germany. Recent books are “LIFE ~ TIME” with Steidl, Germany, “Misty Dawn” with Aperture, “Mit Jock Sturges – Familiär” with Galerie Vevais, Germany, and “Fanny”, Steidl, Germany 2015. Jock Sturges was born in New York City in 1947, and earned his MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute.