Greg Gorman | the artist




The artist Greg Gorman
Born 1949, Kansas City, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,


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‘Greg Gorman is the only person I’d let photograph my corpse’, said filmmaker John Waters. Unusual praise for a portrait photographer, but perhaps understandable for one so adept at producing contemporary icons.
Artist’s website
Artist website
Born in Kansas, Greg Gorman is a sophisticated and urbane fine-art photographer who is in the enviable position of having photographed such stage, film and music personalities as Sophia Loren, Al Pacino and Michael Jackson.
I interviewed Greg Gorman at his home in Hollywood by phone this last Sunday, May 15th, 2005. In particular, we talked about the new Epson Stylus Pro 4800 printer and the new UltraChrome K3 inks…
“For me a photograph is most successful when it doesn’t answer all the questions and it leaves something to be desired. I like each picture that I take to be a testament to the individual character of my subject.”


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