Viktor Koen

Camera-Savvy Chimera

This week marks the opening of Viktor Koen's "Bestiary, Bizarre Myths & Chimerical Fancies" at United Photo Industries Gallery.

T-t-t-t-toys? Really??

Dark Peculiar Toys is an assembly of eerie visions in print form by Viktor Koen, which will be shown for the first time in New York City at the United Photo Industries Gallery October 4–28, after a long worldwide run of exhibitions. Dark Peculiar Toys raises questions of what a toy is and is supposed to...

It Must Have Hurt, No?

If the market for print editorial illustrations is really in decline as the doomsayers say, there is an alternative venue rising to the surface—on the human body.  Viktor Koen is part of a new trend of illustrators (I know one other) whose editorial art has been been indelibly inscribed on the skin. Ruud Hortensius,...