David Drebin


David Drebin Biography

B. 1970 -

In a unique manner, David Drebin’s work combines voyeuristic and psychological viewpoints. He offers the viewer a dramatic insight into emotions and experiences, and the distinctive tension and depth in Drebin’s pictures arise from the free combination of such differing topics as humor and sex, melancholy and sex, and melancholy and humor.

After graduating from Parsons School of Design in New York City in 1996, David Drebin rapidly made a name for himself as an internationally renowned photographer creating images of movie stars, athletes, and various entertainers. He subsequently was commissioned for countless high profile advertising campaigns around the world.

Drebin’s first comprehensive illustrated book, Love and Other Stories was published in 2007 and signaled the transformation from commercial photographer into art photographer.

Drebin’s photographs are epic, dramatic and, above all, cinematic and have been collected around the world. In a unique and opulent way, Drebin stages femme fatales against the gigantic backdrops of cities such as Hong Kong, New York, and Paris. With their impressive skyscrapers, they provide the viewer with a nearly infinite surface for the imagination.