Friday, August 22, 2008
Arthur Elgort is an American fashion photographer. He was born and raised in New York City. Elgort attended Hunter College where he studied painting. He started taking pictures at this time and soon realized he was too sociable for the lonely life of a painter, opting for a career in photography instead.
Arthur Elgort is known for photographing the world's most beautiful women for Vogue Magazines around the world. His work has been exhibited internationally. He is represented in the permanent collection of the International Center of Photography in New York and in the Victoria and Albert museum in London, as well as, in numerous private collections.