Glenn Wexler

American, b. 1963

Glenn Wexler is a Chicago-based artist who documents aesthetically intriguing features of the urban landscape that we habitually overlook in our daily lives. An advanced practitioner of multiple mediums, Wexler draws on his mastery of photography, printmaking and installation to create works that bridge art and design. He assiduously examines the complexities of visual experience in an ever-changing metropolis, elucidating the emotive power of our environments. In his ‘Lights Unfolded’ series, Wexler manipulates nighttime stills of distant lights in motion to evoke the frenetic energy and allure of the city illuminated. His artwork has been exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Chicago Cultural Center, the Rockford Art Museum, and internationally in France, Italy, Switzerland and Hong Kong.