James Brown by WOWE Wolfgang Wesener
Palladium print on satin paper
23 × 27 in
58.42 x 68.58 cm
Professional photographer known as 'wowe', Wolfgang Wesener was born in 1960 in Cologne, Germany and moved to New York City in 1984, started out as
A portrait of musician James Brown in Georgia 1988.
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a nightlife photographer. In 1986, he began a twelve-year collaboration taking portraits for the legendary FAZ-Magazin, the weekly supplement to the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. He moved to Italy in 1990, continuing to photograph for international magazines and pursuing projects. He currently lives in Northern Italy and New York.