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Video: Chuck Close - Up Close And Personal

Photography // Sunday, 16 Mar 2014
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“No hair, no makeup, no wardrobe, pick something, wear it, come on in, comb your own hair and uh..lets get going” says Chuck Close as he speaks on the preparations made for his photo shoots. Vanity Fair caught up with the infamous American painter and photographer in his studio where he was shooting large format Polaroid’s of celebrities. Close continues saying how he likes the participant to be a part of the active process and he doesn’t take “glamour shots.” Insightful perspective on the artist’s process and ideas behind his photographs.

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