Oskar Landi

About

Oskar Landi was born in Italy and is currently based in New York. His work examines mankind’s relationship with the environment through experiential approaches both in the studio and in the field. His practice involves nighttime treks in remote locations, observations of barely visible particulate and unearthing urban refuse. He moved to New York in 1998 where he attended the International Center of Photography, studied Cinematography at New York University and had the opportunity to assist Mary Ellen Mark. He has photographed some of the most renowned artists and thinkers of our time, his work has been published in different international media outlets including The New York Times, Wired, Discover Magazine, Virginia Quarterly Review, Rolling Stone, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, L’Espresso, Corriere della Sera, La Stampa, Pbs and Prison Photography. His work has been in solo and group shows in New York and is in the permanent collection of the Messner Mountain Museum, Italy.