September 4, 2017

KRAZE I  1989
KRAZE I 1989

KRAZE I 1989 Is a portrait of Richard Jean Laurent of the seminal 80’s House band Kraze. I did four separate photo-illustrative portraits of each band member for Andy Warhol’s Interview Magazine in 1989. Photographed with color negative film and printed on Chromogenic paper, in a land before computers and Photoshop. I created effects in the enlarging /printing process using stencils to expose areas separately, and treated them with filters, motion, and effects screens such as broken glass, etc. All while listening to vinyl record mixes on cassette tapes played on a boom box…