A New York based photographer who has long embraced alternative photo techniques, Jeffrey APOIAN utilizes some of the oldest photography practices as an artistic form to create unique images. He has participated in previous shows curated by Greek artist and curator, Dimitrios Antonitsis, in the Hydra School Projects. The Hydra School Projects in Hydra, Greece, is a fifteen year endeavor to present established and up and coming conceptual artists.
APOIAN developed his passion for photography when he was ten years old. His mother gave him a developing kit and he hasn’t looked back since. He is a photographer who is fascinated by most subject matters and the mediums photography has offered through the ages. Known professionally for his work with beauty and fashion, his style is classic and modern.
APOIAN’s photography has been seen on magazine covers and in editorials throughout Europe and the United States: Elle, Vogue, Marie Claire and various art magazines. His roster of clients range from Arrow Shirts and Aveeno to Victoria’s Secret. His editorial, advertising and cd cover subjects include; Yoko Ono, Sting, Chloe Sevigny, Christy Turlington, Ellen Burstyn and Willie Nelson. www.jeffreyapoian.com
Working primarily from his New York City based photography studio, APOIAN traveled to Greece to capture the underwater images for his current cyanotype series.
AWARDS and SHOWS:
The Creative People: Best Of Show- All Media Event
Graphics Nudes II
Graphis Nudes III
Black & White Awards
American Quarterly 38
American Quarterly 44
Collection of Achilles & Costantza Constantakopoulos
River Run Gallery- One Man Show
The Hydra School Projects
Costa Navarino, Kalamata, Greece- Residency
Melina Mercouri Exhibition, Hydra, Greece- One Man Show
American Photography Artists
American Society Media Photographers
Photography Masters Cup/The Color Awards
Advertising Photographers New York