Joseph Szabo (born 1944 in Toledo, Ohio) is an American photographer.
Life and Career Edit
Szabo studied photography at the Pratt Institute where he received his MFA. He taught photography at Malverne High School in Long Island, New York from 1972 to 1999 and he continues to teach at the International Centre of Photography. Joseph Szabo is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Visual Arts Fellowship and his work resides in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University, The International Centre of Photography and the Bibliothèque National in Paris, amongst others.
He currently lives in Amityville, New York with his wife Nancy and Siberian Husky, Gala.
Most notable for his collection of pictures of American youth during the 1970s in his book Teenage. His photograph "Priscilla" adorns the cover of alternative rock band Dinosaur Jr's album Green Mind.
- 1978 - Almost Grown
- 2003 - Teenage (Joseph Szabo photo book)
- 2007 - Rolling Stones Fans
- 2010 - Jones Beach