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:
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
Album interior photography - Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi 'They're Calling Me Home' - April
Image of Rhiannon Giddens on Spotify billboard (April 9 - 15) in Times Square, New York
Uncut Magazine - May edition
Songlines Magazine - May edition
The Irish Examiner - April
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
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
Wild Planet Photo Magazine
Black & White International Awards – Best Series
International Photography Awards 2015 – Editorial: Photo Essay and Feature Story
June - July 2021: 'In Celebration of Trees' - PhotoPlace Gallery, Vermont, US.
March - June 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.