Paul Mpagi Sepuya, ‘Self-portrait with Roses at Night (1709)’, 2015, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions: Benefit Auction 2017

Framed: 16 x 13 in.

Paul Mgapi Sepuya is a Los Angeles-based photographer and artist. Born in 1984, he hails from New York, where he lived and worked until 2014. His work is portraiture based and explores the intimate relationship between artist and subject. It provides a vulnerable lense for viewers to see his subjects through. Sepuya studied at the University of California in Los Angeles, and subsequently attended New York University’s Tisch School of Arts. His work has been featured in I.D., The New Yorker, and Paper Magazine, as well as The New York Times and other publications. STUDIO WORK, Sepuya’s most recent monograph, was released in 2012.
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