A dream job for any young portraitist, The Legends of the Village. A calendar project for the Village Care of New York (one of the nation’s largest provider of AIDS related and geriatric services) making portraits of the iconic and the infamous who Call New York’s Greenwich Village home.
Writers, actors, political activist, peace protesters, musicians, impresarios, artists, and poets; in all, sixty amazing and iconic people over a five year period.
Creativity with portraits involves the invocation of a state of rapport when only a camera stands between two people...
mutual vulnerability and mutual trust, -Minor White