Category Archives: Presence Book

Foley Gallery Gallery Talk

I’m pleased to announce that this Saturday I’ll be on hand at the Foley Gallery to discuss the Presence exhibition with Conor Risch, Senior Editor at Photo District News. The conversation will begin at 4PM, February 16th, and will be followed … Continue reading

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Know Stephen Gates

I’ve learned to say yes when asked to be on a group panel or contest jury for the simple reason that it gives me a chance to meet top Creatives where we’re set on equal footing. This is a big … Continue reading

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Presence Progenitors

Conceiving Presence was on some level quite a leap for me. I had photographed plenty of people in environments, and had made portraits of celebrities where they were somewhat hidden or obscured but this proposed body of work was going … Continue reading

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Michael Stipe, The Muse

Walking up 6th Avenue from Canal Street with Dave Matthews, who I’d just shot for Presence, and we crossed paths with Michael Stipe. They greeted each other warmly, compatriots in the pop music world.  I introduced myself to Michael and … Continue reading

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Heidelberg Press (sort of)

This past spring I was invited to Heidelberg, Germany to visit the Kehrer Verlag offices and to be on press for my book PRESENCE: The Invisible Portrait. Kehrer had agreed to put out my collection of hidden celebrity photographs about … Continue reading

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Presence is Present

I’m pleased to say that my first book PRESENCE: The Invisible Portrait is out and available now. It is currently in stock at The International Center of Photography in New York, the Hollywood location of Hennessey & Ingalls bookstore in Los Angeles … Continue reading

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See the Sherman Show

Cindy Sherman’s expansive retrospective opened at New York’s Museum of Modern Art while I was out of the country shooting so I didn’t have a chance to write anything about it at the beginning. In fact, I didn’t even get … Continue reading

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