Becky Cohen

Becky Cohen is an artist/photographer best known for being sole photographer for Robert Irwin Getty Garden, published by The J. Paul Getty Museum. Both The Times [London] and The Los Angeles Times Book Review called her work for this book, “exquisite.” She was a major photographic contributor to Landmarks: Sculpture Commissions for the Stuart Collection at UCSD, among many other books. Her black and white exhibition prints, especially those from the large suite, The Gardens of Le Nôtre, have been acquired by many public and private collections in the United States and Europe. She is the winner of the Alfred Eisenstaedt Award, for her photo essay, A Lens into the Gardens of Le Nôtre. This award is given jointly by The Columbia School of Journalism and LIFE Magazine. Cohen is, also, well-known for her portraiture and for suites of photographs of the unclothed human figure.

Ellen Phelan - Becky Cohen