Timothy Saccenti is a photographer and director living in New York City and working worldwide. As a photographer Timothy has created scores of portraits of pop musicians from Erykah Badu to LCD Soundsystem to Pharrell. He balances his pop sensibility via avant garde print and music video collaborations with seminal experimental record labels including Warp Records and DFA. He has photographed and directed multiple commercial campaigns, including the mesmerizing and controversial “Playfaces” campaign for Sony Playstation, as well as acclaimed music promos for Battles, Animal Collective, and Blonde Redhead, amongst others.
In the fine art realm his solo show for the Diesel gallery in Tokyo, Japan, “The Garden” was a modern, twisted take on the creation story utilizing wall sized prints, sculpture and a short film. Recently The Japan Times described his work as “charting a classic quest for life’s meaning within a sci-fi context”.
Clients include Adidas, Diesel, Nike, Sony Music, Sony, RedBull, Bulova, Audi, LandRover, Subaru, The North Face, Republic | Island | Def Jam Records,4AD records, Green Label Sound, DFA Records, Modular Recordings, Island Records, Warp Records, Mute Records, XL recordings, Ghostly International, Domino Records, New Era, Sid Lee, Alpine, Target, MTV, VH1, Spike TV, Pepsi, Corning, EMI, Kiss FM UK, Complex, TIME, Black Book, Glass, Spin, Flaunt, and Anthem Magazine.