NYC listen up!! If you have the chance to catch the release of Douglas Kirklands photo book "Coco Chanel: Three Weeks/1962" don't miss this event. He will be at Clic Gallery this Tuesday signing copies of the Deluxe Edition of the Book and giving a talk. If you are a fashion or photography fan you shouldn't miss this event.
Here is the link for the press release and RSVP
A little more about Douglas Kirkland (from his site)
Douglas Kirkland was born in Toronto Canada. He joined Look Magazine in his early twenties, and later Life Magazine during the golden age of 60’s/70’s photojournalism. Among his assignments were essays on Greece, Lebanon and Japan as well as fashion and celebrity work, photographing Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlene Dietrich among others.
Through the years, Douglas Kirkland has worked on the sets of over one hundred motion pictures. Among them, “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid”, “2001 A Space Odyssey”, “Out of Africa”, “Titanic” “Moulin Rouge” and “Australia” Baz Luhrmann’s epic starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman.
Some of his books are “Light Years”, “Icons”, “Legends”, “Body Stories”, “An Evening With Marilyn”, the best selling “James Cameron’s Titanic”, “Freeze Frame”, a decade by decade look behind the scenes from 50 years photographing the entertainment industry and “Coco Chanel, Three Weeks”. And “Michael Jackson - the Making of Thriller”.
To view more of his work please view his portfolio on his personal site