European Cowboy

European Cowboy is an ongoing long-term project about the rodeo lifestyle in Europe.

Next to my commissioned work, I love working on long term personal projects. As a person, I’ve always been interested in people who are looking for a personal form of freedom, heroism, and toughness. European Cowboy has all those elements in it. The project depicts a community of young European men from France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Italy, and the UK, seeking freedom and heroism within a lifestyle based on elements of the American West, such as rodeo bull riding.

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