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Wednesday, June 09, 2010
What do Johnny Mathis, Tennessee Williams, a stripper named Zorro, Manson girl Leslie Van Houten and a couple of amateur porn directors have in common? Renowned filmmaker John Waters counts them all among his role models.
Wednesday, April 01, 2009
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Filmmaker John Waters
has been capturing cheerful appreciation of the American grotesque for decades. Film buffs with a penchant for the perverse can keep up with Waters on Netflix
or at the local art house. But John Waters the visual artist may be a little less accessible. In the last decade he has been using photography and sculpture to embody the absurdities of American excess. His new show “Rear Projection” is on view at the Marianne Boesky Gallery
in New York from April 3 to May 2 and in Los Angeles at the Gagosian Gallery
from April 10 to May 23rd. John Waters joins us for a preview of his latest works.
Look out! (c) John Waters/with permission
Catholic sins (c) John Waters/with permission