Wilkes gained widespread acclaim for his series “Day to Night,” where he meticulously blends multiple images taken over the course of a day into a single photograph, showcasing the passage of time and the ever-changing world around us. His ability to freeze moments in time and convey a profound sense of narrative has earned him numerous accolades and exhibitions worldwide.
His directorial debut, the documentary film, Jay Myself, world premiered at DOCNYC in November 2018. The film is an in-depth look into the world of photographer Jay Maisel and his move out of his 35,000 sq. foot building at 190 Bowery.
His photographs are included in prestigious collections all over the world. His editorial work has appeared in, and on the covers of leading publications such as the New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, Time, Fortune, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, and many others.
The talk will be followed with a Question-and-Answer session moderated by TPS Communications Director Alex Snyder. We’ll also be giving away a signed print by Stephen made with Epson technology.