Evan Baden (American b. Saudi Arabia, 1985)
Evan Baden earned his B.F.A from the College of Visual Arts in St. Paul, Minnesota in 2007.
Since 2006 he has created two bodies of work, The Illuminati and Technically Intimate. They have been exhibited internationally with museums and galleries in London, Paris, Venice, Florence, Finland, Toronto and throughout the United States.
His work is held in collections such as the Walker Art Center, Milwaukee Art Museum, FOAM Amsterdam, the Finnish Museum of Photography, the Museum of Contemporary Photography, and the Kinsey Institute.
His work has appeared in numerous publications including TIME, The Guardian, FOAM, New York Magazine, Le Monde, D della Repubblica, Geo, and DIE ZEIT.
In 2008, he won the Jerome Fellowship for Emerging Artists. He has been a finalist for the McKnight Fellowship for Photography and nominated for the Baum Award for Emerging American Photographers.
He currently lives and works in Chicago, Illinois.