Art21: New York Close Up

Art21: New York Close Up

December 21, 2017

Jordan Casteel Stays in the Moment

Art21  |  2017  |  7  Minutes

Jordan Casteel reflects on the complex dynamic between herself and her subjects in the latest film from Art21’s “New York Close Up” digital series. —

“The camera has really become a liaison between me and the sitter,” says the artist in this clip from the film. “It gives me time to slow down before I go fast.”

Director – Vicky Du
Producer – Vicky Du
Editor – Bryan Chang
Cinematographers – Eric Phillips-Horst, Jeff Sterrenberg, Mariam Dwedar

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