Lewis Blackwell’s Photo Wisdom: Master Photographers on Their Art By Lorette C. Luzajic What strikes me first is the colour, a brilliant turquoise offset by a wide arc of pale and feathery purple and white ripples. It takes a few seconds to make sense of what is happening, of the giant elephant splayed out across [...]
DAVID LACHAPELLE ‘CELEBRITY’ GLEAM AT GALERIE THOMAS MODERN David LaChappelle’s ‘Celebrity Gleam‘ is currently showing at Galerie Thomas Modern in Berlin through February 19, 2011 as part of their Popular Brand • Symbols • Icons 1960-2010 exhibition. 1960: The society is changing. Contraceptive pill, Coca-Cola and pop music embody the spirit of those years.
David LaChapelle’s solo exhibition ‘American Jesus’ at Paul Kasmin Gallery, and his most recent solo show in New York since 2008, will be on view through September 18, 2010. LaChapelle draws on an immense lexicon of art historical references, current events, and popular culture, to make visually compelling images each unique in their narrative and [...]