Trevor Paglen

    artist, New York

    Trevor Paglen (born 1974) is an artist, writer, and experimental geographer, whose photographs and videos focus on the intelligence community’s covert world of secrets. His work draws attention to everything from illusive budgets to military base locations to mysterious disappearances. Recent exhibitions include: After the Gold Rush, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2011; and Magical Consciousness, Arnolfini, Bristol, 2011. Paglen lives and works in New York. [Last updated 2012]