Tag Archives: Victor Cobo

Victor Cobo was born in 1971 in Melbourne, Florida, to an American father and Spanish mother. He is a digital photo-based installation artist who creates painterly large-scale works. Cobo uses San Francisco as his primary setting to depict his immediate surroundings. His critical engagement of photographic techniques, work with different cameras and stylistic devices, bridge the present-day gap between conceptual and documentary approaches to fine art photography.

PRIVATE

PRIVATE 35 | METROPOLIS

When I look at the twenty photographers which make up this Metropolis edition of PRIVATE, it’s not what makes the cities different from each other that strikes me, in fact I’d say that these big cities are very similar to each other, not in their detail, faces, bodies and scenes, but in the variety of emotions which they arouse and which we all experience.