French Cowboy Was born of the shared love of Mia Macfarlane and Julien Crouigneau of photography in 2012. The artist couple has a strong desire to create photographs enriched by storytelling, iconic visuals, and strong artistic direction.
French Cowboy has exhibited their work in Paris, Megeve, Saint Tropez, Lile, Leeds, New York and Norway. They were also guest artists and speakers at the Nordic Light Photography Festival and they were expert portfolio reviewers at Arles Voie Off. They were also interviewed and featured in "The Fashion Image". A reference book that includes Mario Sorrenti, Inez and Vinoodh, Bruce Weber, and Richard Avedon. They produce at least one shoot per issue for IRK Magazine but they also shoot editorials regularly for other magazines including Antonym, and Animal Anatomy. They have had exhibition reviews in numerous magazines including Vogue, Madame Figaro, Huffington Post and more.
Mia and Julien also founded the art and fashion magazine IRK. IRK Magazine is distributed internationally in over a dozen countries and features both emerging and renowned artists.