Item description for Brigitte Lacombe: Lacombe by Brigitte Lacombe & Frank Rich...
In her second book, acclaimed photographer Brigitte Lacombe offers revelatory portraits of Barack Obama, Brice Marden, Joan Didion, Kate Winslet, Daniel Day-Lewis, Miuccia Prada and many of her most influential contemporaries. Lacombe's honest and intelligent collection of portraits is a documentation of artists, writers, directors, actors and political figures. These compelling photographs, in color and black-and-white, capture private and public moments, intimate and theatrical. Some moments include: Bob Dylan on his ranch in Malibu (2004), Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg (2002), Aung San Suu Kyi under house arrest in Myanmar (1996), David Mamet writing in his Vermont cabin (1997), a direct Richard Avedon (2001), Louise Bourgeois in pigtails (1995), Bruce Nauman at his ranch outside Santa Fe (1998), Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman on the set of Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), Martin Scorsese directing Leonardo DiCaprio in The Aviator (2003) and The Departed (2006), Robert Redford as a director on Ordinary People (1979), President Clinton traveling in Africa for his foundation (2007), Claude Levi-Strauss at the College de France (1999) and the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, India (2003).
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 2" Width: 10.75" Height: 14.25" Weight: 6.9 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2008
ISBN 3865216447 ISBN13 9783865216441
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More About Brigitte Lacombe & Frank Rich
Brigitte Lacombe became involved with photography when she left school to apprentice in the "Elle Paris" darkroom. She discovered her love for the performing arts at the 1975 Cannes Film Festival", where she met Dustin Hoffman and Donald Sutherland and was invited onto the set of "Fellini's Casanova". Her photographs have graced the pages of "The New Yorker", "The New York Times Magazine", "Pariz Vogue", "Vanity Fair", and "Conde Nast Traveler".