Dandies and Delusions
Yancey Richardson Gallery: Warhol Vintage Portraits
A total of 349 different photos of Warhol in front of his white studio wall were realized, only the make-up and wigs he wore varied. The whole project was inspired by Man Ray's famous Portrait of Marcel Duchamp, who posed for Many Ray as his alter ego Rrose Sélavy.
PORTS1961 World Tour
Ports 1961 presents “Altered Images by Christopher Makos”, a traveling exhibit dedicated to the photos of the American photographer known for his close friendship with Andy Warhol, who called him "the most modern photographer in America."
Christopher Makos, who was born in Massachusetts and apprenticed with Man Ray in the late seventies, took photographs of the vibrant New York scene and the movida in Madrid in the eighties, capturing on film and immortalizing up-and-coming stars such as Matt Dillon, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Ford, Pedro Almodovar and Miguel Bosè.