Sebastian Mader is a German Photographer and Director, residing in New York, working on Fine Art Projects and Global Commissions.
Sebastian has been featured and profiled in articles for Vogue Japan, Interview Magazine, and many more.
His photographic prints have been exhibited at several galleries worldwide. The series “Flamingo Kids” has received extraordinary recognition and has become iconic.
Sebastian has mastered his distinctive visual narrative that makes his work instantly recognizable to the discerning eye. A visual alchemist who blends the old with the new and the past with the future. The result gives Mader’s work its standing in contemporary culture.
His acute sense of lighting and electric use of color is harnessed by his conceptual approach. Mader’s work has a vivid-dream-like, glamorous sensuality that lives in the realm between reality and fantasy. A master of light and creatively tuned to ensure the subject of his work becomes an object of desire.
Sebastian is self- taught and began his career assisting legendary Photographer Steven Klein whom he worked alongside for five years.
This proved to be an influential starting point that enabled the artist to develop strong foundations for his own vision of style and beauty early in his career.