Born in New York City and raised in Hollywood, Terry began photographing his environment while attending Hollywood High School and playing in a punk rock band. And he hasn't stopped shooting since.
Some of my favorite photographs of Terry Richardson come from his fashion portfolio. His editorial work has appeared in magazines such as French Vogue, British Vogue, i-D, GQ, Harper's Bazaar and Purple.
Here are some of the many many many fashion takes:
You may also know his work related to commercial fotography. Richardson has shot advertisements for fashion designers, including Gucci, Levi's, Miu Miu, Eres, Tommy Hilfiger, Club Monaco, Supreme, Hugo Boss, Anna Molinari, Stussy, Baby Phat, Jigsaw, Costume National, Hysteric Glamour, Matsuda, and Sisley.
Here are some examples:
Whatever the medium, Terry Richardson continues to prove that he is a true American Original.And a very provocative and controversial artist.
(click on ANY of the images to enlarge them!)
Terry Richardson's website: http://www.terryrichardson.com/
Terry Richardson's portfolio: http://www.thecollectiveshift.com/show/portfolio/Richardson
Terry Richardson's Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/terryworldfb?ref=mf
Terry Richardson on Twitter: Terry_World (VERY GOOD)
(post requested by my very good friend 'MaryNancy)