…a story of ‘Liaisons Dangereuses’ set somewhere in mid 20th Century and I think so many viewers can identify with the images. Either through personal experience, a possibly bitter sweet romantic memory, or a sense of “There but for the grace of god…” :)Read More
John Wright was born in the Rottenrow in Scotland in 1967. He grew up in the council estates of Glasgow.
From this bleak backdrop grew a vivid visual imagination that has helped John establish himself as a leading photographer and film maker for iconic brands including Louis Vuitton, Dior, Elie Saab and British GQ. His archive also features iconic portraits of an impressive array of stars, such as Michael Jackson, Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen.
I don’t know if it’s simply distraction from fear that makes fear disperse, or if a creative endeavour can actually proactively dispel mental anguish and emotional turmoil. But by focusing on this little parallel fictional story involving setting my day to pictures, I was the least anxious guy in Paris!Read More
Well I’m not sure who you are dear reader...But for once, I know who I am. And I know why I’m here, right now.
I am an artist.Read More
Isn’t it interesting how we have come to accept being perpetually surrounded by advertising? We’re all just happily accepting the thousands of daily messages that tell us there is a ‘higher plain’ of existence…Read More
Through the lens we can see our world framed. Framing corners of time and space to preserve them IS photography at its most magical. Discovering an accident of light or the fall of a shadow unplanned by man is to discover the beauty that IS all around you.Read More