Richard Kern

Germany, Cologne Kaune, Sudendorf

Richard Kern (1954, Roanoke Rapids, NC) studied fine arts at the university of North Carolina. He first came to underground prominence as part of the cultural explosion in the East Village of New York City in the 1980s. Starting with experimental films, he switched to photography in the 1990s. Within the last 15 years, Kern has published several books and is a regular contributor to a variety of international magazines.