What do our portable electronic devices and audio listening gadgets say about us as a culture? Delving into our recent past like some pop culture anthropologist, New York-based photographer Lyle Owerko focuses on an iconic relic from the ’70s and ’80s to address that topic in his exhibition “Boomboxes and Eagle Hunters,” currently on view at Jackson Fine Art. The other body of work, “Eagle Hunters,” is a study of the art of falconry in contemporary Mongolia. Despite their diverse subjects, the two share a connection as very specific subcultures that have rarely been given such detailed consideration as camera subjects.
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