Month: June 2016

It Seems Like Yesterday

In 1984 I was given what I consider to be a very interesting assignment from LIFE magazine, quite challenging and possibly of historic value: to photograph all 23 living descendants of the presidents of the United States. The children included—if you can imagine the contrast-—Francis Grover Cleveland, whose father was president when the Statue of …

Artnet: Voice of the Market

For decades—centuries, really—the unwritten rules of the art market were sacrosanct: buyer and seller premiums at auctions were kept high, prices practically secret. But now, a new generation of art professionals is saying: Enough of that. Let’s try something different. What’s coming out of this revolution is exciting, and redrawing everything we know about the …

Amadeus Weekend

Salzburg has been the glamorous backdrop to the world’s most famous music festival since 1920. This year it celebrates the 260th anniversary of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s birth. This promises to offer even more than ever before. Therefore it is hardly surprising that celebrities and nobility from all over the world are pleased to accept Eva …