WHITE TRASH UNCUT Revisits Photographer Christopher Makos's Book in a Deluxe Hardcover Edition
Published: January 24, 2014 - 9:55am
With the publication of with his seminal 1977 book, White Trash, Christopher Makosburst on to the photography scene and made a name for himself as the first photographer to record the convergence of the “uptown” and “downtown” worlds, as Debbie Harry fondly remembers. This raw, beautiful volume chronicled the punk scene as it came of age on the street of New York.
Interspersed in the mix are portraits of boldface names, including Andy Warhol, Man Ray, Tennessee Williams, Halston, John Paul Getty III, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Grace Jones, Patti Smith, Richard Hell, Tom Verlaine, Alice Cooper, Iggy Pop, Zandra Rhodes, Divine, Lance Loud, and Marilyn Chambers, among others.
Over the years, the book became a cult classic, selling for up to $500 on Amazon. Glitterati Incorporated is pleased to announce the publication of a deluxe edition: White Trash Uncut. The book features 25 new photographs in a new hardcover format.
Author: Christopher Makos
-Preface by Andrew Crispo
-Foreword by Peter Wise
Edition: Hardcover / 128 pages
Publisher: Glitterati Incorporated