Fashion, Beauty & Portraits
"Clive Arrowsmith is the Caravaggio of the 21st century. He creates magic and dreams, he is the master of light." Marcella Martinelli, Fashion director
Clive Arrowsmith is one of the world's most celebrated fashion and celebrity photographers. He has photographed a who's who of celebrities including Yves Saint Laurent, Richard Gere, Yoko Ono and The Dalai Lama and worked extensively for Vogue and for fashion designers such as Kansai Yamamoto.
After leaving art school where he studied painting and design, he began taking photographs whilst working as a graphic designer for television. Leaving television to work as a photographer, he soon gained commissions from leading fashion magazines, most notably, British and French Vogue, Harpers, The Sunday Times Colour Magazine,Vanity Fair, Esquire U.S.A, and F.T. 'How to Spend It'.
Clive continues to work in this genre in both editorial and advertising photography and is equally known for his music and celebrity images: Paul McCartney, Wings, Mick Jagger, Jeff Beck, George Harrison, Daniel Barenboim, Anna Netrebko, Art Garfunkel, Def Leppard, Prince Charles, Michael Caine and Damien Hirst to name a few. Clive is also an accomplished landscape and still life photographer and is the only photographer to have shot the Pirelli Calendar two years in succession.
|Publisher||ACC Art Books|
|Contributors||Martyn Walsh, Michael Roberts|