Thus Spoke Lachapelle
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Thus Spoke Lachapelle

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The photographs of David LaChapelle (born 1963) are among the most instantly recognizable images in contemporary photography. His uber-pop color portraits of celebrities such as Cameron Diaz, Marilyn Manson and Kanye West (whom he has portrayed, respectively, as King Kong, a crossing guard and Black Jesus) have propelled his work outside the closed society of galleries and museums into a wider public arena. Thus Spoke LaChapelle is the first retrospective of the artist's work to include photographs from the mid-1980s up to the present, plus a range of work that has never previously appeared. More than an exhibition catalogue, this book presents the culmination of LaChapelle's artistic activity to date: a world in which religious iconography comes in pink latex trappings and a new surrealism explodes in the conjunction of flaming pianos, giant hamburgers, orally fixated Triceratops and Day-Glo disaster sites.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 284 pages
  • 246 x 322 x 32mm | 1,837.04g
  • Nakladatelstvi Arbor Vitae
  • Revnice, Czech Republic
  • English
  • Bilingual edition
  • Bilingual
  • black & white illustrations, colour illustrations
  • 8087164865
  • 9788087164860
  • 29,879

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