Status: Commercial Release April 19, 2022
Steve Keene is the most prolific American painter of all time. Producing more than 300,000 hand painted works by his own hands and via his own studio, chain link fence cage where he paints at times more than 50 paintings at a time.
This book has been made possible through a crowdfunding campaign that included hundreds of supporters, from Keene’s hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia’s to fans all over the world who contributed pieces from their own personal collections to be included in this book.
Hardcover, 62 pages
60 black + white photographs
19.5 x 28.5 cm
Limited edition, first print run
Tractor Beam Press, 2019
Curiosities is my first monograph, a self-published collection of captivating black-and-white images taken in and around New York City and elsewhere in the Northern Hemisphere. The limited-edition book accompanied a multimedia exhibit at Howl Happening Gallery in New York.
Tractor Beam is the primarily vehicle name for various projects that I have helped to develop including recorded music distribution projects, art book publishing and film productions.