Title,Year: Little Slick Rick, 2009
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches
EDITION: Number 1 from an edition of 10.
Signed on verso
Auction estimate: $3000
Courtesy of Artist
Artist: Sue Kwon is a critically acclaimed photographer who has been documenting the streets and denizens of New York City since 1983. Early commercial clients include The Village Voice, Interview, and The Source, while record labels like Sony, Def Jam, and Loud have all commissioned her distinctive work. Her haunting photographs of everyday urban life have been compared to the work of Helen Levitt. In 2010, Street Level, a collection of her work, was published by Testify Books. Recent commercial collaborations include MCM, Sergio Tacchini, and Carhartt national campaigns. Kwon lives and works in downtown Manhattan.
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