National Storytelling Conference
Science and Nonduality 2014
wisdom tree film

Parabola Magazine

 
Parabola Magazine

Portfolio: Brian English

Clicking any image opens a slideshow that runs automatically---
when the slideshow is running, you may navigate
to the next or previous image.




 

Brian English, Born 1963, Los Angeles, California

Brian first studied the history of photography and Black & White printing in 1985 with Teacher and Mentor William Abranowicz at Parsons New York City. From 1986 through 1989, he served as the studio assisted to Robert Mapplethorpe and worked with master printer Tom Baril in the Mapplethorpe darkroom. Brian next worked with and printed for Richard Avedon on Avedon’s 1990 archiving project. While in New York, Brian also worked with Horst P. Horst.

During 1990 and 1991, Brian lived in Paris, and traveled while making photographs throughout Europe. In 1992 Brian relocated back to Los Angeles where he assisted Annie Leibovitz with her numerous West Coast assignments. He then co-managed SmashBox Studios from 1993 until 1997. During this period, he also assisted various photographers including Herb Ritts, Lynn Davis, Jean Baptiste Mondino, Michel Comte and Peter Beard.

Again in New York City from 1998 through 2001, Brian produced and exhibited fine art projects at the Wessel + O’Connor Fine Art and Throckmorton Fine Art.

In Los Angeles, from 2003 through 2010 Brian worked as an Arts Administrator with the Herb Ritts Foundation and worked with the Getty Museum in organizing their upcoming 2012 Herb Ritts Retrospective. He resides in Los Angeles and continues to create and exhibit his photographs with Throckmorton Fine Art and the Stephen Cohen Gallery. Brian is also a contributing Editor to Parabola Magazine and serves on the Arts Advisory Committee for the charitable organization Friends Without A Border.

For more information, visit www.brianenglishart.com.

PO Box 402
Los Angeles, CA  90078
USA

 

Parabola Newsletter

Screen Shot 2013-11-29 at 12.36.13 PM

Subscribe to the weekly (and free) Parabola newsletter and keep in touch...

Tracy Cochran's Blog

tracy_path
Tracy Cochran's Blog


Parabola Community Blogs

Intense City
An active and thoughtful blog by Luke Storms.

Practice of Presence
How to seek daily what we truly desire by Patty de Llosa.

Doremishock
Discussions on literature, history, esoteric religion, philosophy, and the natural sciences from writer, composer, artist, photographer, and poet, Lee Van Laer.

Parabola on Facebook

find_us_on_facebook_badge

Donate

parabola-donate
Your support is deeply appreciated. Read more...


A Workshop

writing to wisdom

Future Theme & Submission Deadline

Fall 2014, Spiritual Practice
Winter 2014, Goodness
Spring 2015, The Sacred

New Parabola Store

Screen Shot 2014-02-03 at 2.55.24 PM

Visit the New Parabola Store.
Purchase past issues including
many previously out-of-print.

Parabola Archives

Previously unavailable
Issues of Parabola
are now available... 

VOL-20 4 Eros-Cover-300h
Parabola Archives

Parabola in the Classroom

knights_hospitallerDesigned to provide educators access to primary sources from some of the world's most distinguished religious scholars and writers. Two new lessons have just been published...

You are here  :