“Over the years, Albert’s photographs have appeared on more than 100 covers of Vogue worldwide and been featured in countless other publications, from Rolling Stone to Time to Harper’s Bazaar.”
Albert Watson (b. 1942, Scotland) is a photographer who shot the hottest Hollywood movie posters, such as 'Kill Bill' and 'Memoirs of a Geisha' and photographed such celebrities as Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Mike Tyson, Uma Thurman, David Bowie, Tupac Shakur, Steve Jobs, Alfred Hitchcock (the first celebrity Albert ever photographed) to mention but a few.
Right after he graduated with the Graphic Design degree from the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee, Scotland and Film and Television Degree from the Royal College of Art in London, he decided to dedicate his life to photography blending the medium with art, fashion and commercial elements. In 1970 he moved from the Albion to the United States, first, settling in Los Angeles, and six years later finding his path in the most exciting city for all the creatives, New York.
Over the years, Albert’s photographs have appeared on more than 100 covers of Vogue worldwide and been featured in countless other publications, from Rolling Stone to Time to Harper’s Bazaar.
In 2019, Watson presented to the world 40 beautiful and cinematic images taken on location in Miami and New York for the 46th edition of the iconic Pirelli Calendar. And later, in April 2019, the photographer showed his new series INK at Kahmann gallery in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.