Karen Cox is an award-winning freelance photographer based in Ireland. Photography is an ever-changing experience which has brought her to incredible places and people revealing and documenting both known and untold narratives. Her work spans documentary and photojournalism, portrait and commercial. Her photos have appeared in publications such as the New York Times, The Irish Times, The Sunday Times, The New York Times International, The Guardian Newspaper, Rolling Stone Magazine in addition to a variety of websites and other publications. 
 

Selected Press / Publications / Awards:

 

2021

The Sunday Times - January

The New York Times - February

The New York Times International Edition - February

Rolling Stone - February

No Depression - February 

The New York Times - March

The New York Times International Edition - March

Uncut Magazine - May edition

Songlines Magazine - May edition

 

2020

The New York Times - November

International MonoVisions Black & White Photography Awards - People: HM

International MonoVisions Black & White Photography Awards - Nature: HM

Carnegie Hall Brochure - 20/21 Season 

Rhythms (Australia's National Roots Music Magazine) - Cover (Jan/Feb edition)

Professional International Photography Awards 2020 –   Nature - Landscape: HM

Professional International Photography Awards 2020 –   People - Street Photography: HM

Professional International Photography Awards 2020 –   Editorial/Press - War/Conflict: HM

 

2019

Black & White Minimalism Magazine, Edition 15 

The Irish Times newspaper - March 

Album cover and photography - Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi 'there is no Other

Rolling Stone Magazine – May 

Uncut Magazine - May

The Guardian newspaper – May 

Songlines Magazine – June

Brochure cover of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC) - Fall edition

NPR - April / June 

International Photography Awards 2019 –   People - Portrait: HM

International Photography Awards 2019 –   Nature - Trees: HM

 

Previous:

Wild Planet Photo Magazine

Black & White International Awards – Best Series

International Photography Awards 2015 –  Editorial: Photo Essay and Feature Story 

 

Group Exhibitions:

 

March 2021: 'Monochrome' Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece

January 2019: ‘Black and White’ - Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece.

April 2018: ‘In Living Colour’ – 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, US.

November 2017: ‘People and Winter’ - Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece.

April/May 2017: ‘Moments of Colour’ - Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece.

October 2016: ‘Geometry’ – New York Centre for Photographic Art, New York, US.

August 2015: ‘Trees’ – 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, US.

June 2015: Animal Portraits Exhibition – Camden Image Gallery, London, UK.

May 2015: ‘Monochrome’ – Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece.

Feb/March 2015: 'Colour Burst' - PH21 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary.