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Jan Staller captures the ephemeral moments of the urban landscape such as a city just after the blizzard, not yet marred by footsteps of the morning commute. Shooting at dusk or dawn enables Staller and his Hasselbad camera to play with light and color, imbuing polluted industrial sites with a surreal and lunar quality. Staller began his career photographing in New York City, and has expanded to capture cities across Europe and Asia.

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Biography

Jan Staller captures the ephemeral moments of the urban landscape such as a city just after the blizzard, not yet marred by footsteps of the morning commute. Shooting at dusk or dawn enables Staller and his Hasselbad camera to play with light and color, imbuing polluted industrial sites with a surreal and lunar quality. Staller began his career photographing in New York City, and has expanded to capture cities across Europe and Asia.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Group
Group show at a major institution
New Museum
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum