September 2, 2020
IN CONVERSATION WITH JAKE DYLAN
Photography by Jake Dylan
Interview by Melanie Meggs
Jake Dylan is a abstract and conceptual photographer from New York, USA. The subject of his work is not the objects photographed, but rather the appearance of those objects. He assesses objects in terms of tones and shapes allowing for the divorce of those objects from their figurative meanings and places in the world. This, as a result, has enabled Jake, the exploration of the line between representation and abstraction.
"The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark."
"How could it not be?"