Herb Ritts Catalogue
Herb Ritts
Selected Articles
Rosen, Frederic W.  "Puttin' on the Ritz,"  Studio Photography,  August, 1981.
Kurt, Kilgus.  "That Old Black-and-White Magic,"  Vanity Fair,  August, 1985.
Johnson, Tom.  "New Glamour for Old,"  Photo District News,  November, 1985.
"SDIDA,"  Photo, Italy,  February, 1986.
Sanburn, Curt.  "The Idol Maker,"  American Photographer,  vol. 19, August, 1987. pp. 30-41. 
Rebichon, Michel.  "Herb Ritts Clins D'Oeil,"  Studio Photo, France,  December, 1987.
"Madonna Inedite Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  June, 1987.
Squires, Carol.  "Great Pages of 1987: The Most Innovative and Striking Magazine Photography,"  American Photographer,  vol. 20, March, 1988. pp. 32-43. 
Jobey, Liz.  "The Big Easy: A Profile of US Celebrity and Fashion Photographer Herb Ritts,"  Vogue UK,  December, 1988. pp. 214-221, 266, 268. 
Sessums, Kevin.  "Developing An Image: Herb Ritts at Work,"  7 Days,  October 12, 1988.
Truman, James.  "Close Ups - Three Contemporary Masters of the Camera Photograph Their Own Home,"  House & Garden,  June, 1988.
Gere, Richard.  "Pictures by Herb Ritts,"  Rolling Stone,  August 11, 1988.
Calhoun, Catherine.  "Stick to Glossies,"  New York Press,  October 21, 1988.
Christy, George.  "The Great Life,"  Hollywood Reporter,  October 21, 1988.
"Night at the Ritts,"  Los Angeles Herald Examiner,  October 24, 1988.
Latempa, Susan.  "Herb Ritts and Famous,"  L.A. Style,  November, 1988.
Geer, Suvan.  "Gallery Review,"  Los Angeles Times,  November 11, 1988.
Colker, David.  "Ban in Japan: Nudity Rules Anger U.S. Artists,"  Los Angeles Times,  November 24, 1988.
Gardlin, Martin.  "Herb Ritts & Friends,"  Photo District News,  December, 1988.
"Photo Synthesis,"  L.A. Style,  December, 1988.
"Putting on the Ritts,"  Observer Magazine, United Kingdom,  December 4, 1988.
Di Forti, Massimo.  "Il Barracuda Delle 5e Strada,"  Il Messagero, Italy,  October 24, 1988.
"Ritts Does Crackerjack Job,"  Los Angeles Herald Examiner,  1989.
"Herb Ritts,"  Zoom,  1989.
Trebbe, Ann.  "Herb Ritts Focuses in on All the Real Hot Shots,"  USA Today,  January 4, 1989.
Krier, Beth Ann.  "Hot Shots: Top Photographers Rival Star Clients in Celebrity Status,"  Los Angeles Times,  March 31, 1989.
Quinn, Joan Agajanian.  "Birthday Party, Herb Ritts-style,"  Los Angeles Herald Examiner,  August 15, 1989.
Crawford, Anne.  "Out With the In Crowd,"  L.A. Style,  October, 1989.
Sipchen, Bob.  "Rolling Stone's Hottest Shots,"  Los Angeles Times,  October 11, 1989.
Talbot, David.  "A Celebrity Sell,"  Interview,  December, 1989.
Walker, Christian.  "Ritts, Haring Feel the Lure of Physical Graffiti,"  The Atlanta Journal and Constitution,  December 1, 1989.
"Herb Ritts,"  Marie Claire, Japan,  February, 1989.
Takahashi, Shuhei.  "The Rise and Rise of Herb Ritts,"  Esquire, Japan,  February, 1989.
Takahashi, Shuhei.  "Herb Ritts: The Pioneers of New Photography,"  Commercial Photo, Japan,  January, 1989.
Korper, Begnadete.  "Alles Hat Seinen Preis,"  Wiener, Austria,  December 12, 1989.
Spaulding, Jill.  "Ritts,"  Vogue, Australia,  August, 1989.
"The Image Makers,"  American Photo,  vol. 1, March/April, 1990. pp. 74-85. 
"California Dreaming: A Look at the Photographic Landscape,"  American Photo,  vol. 1, March/April, 1990. pp. 48-73. 
Roth, Evelyn.  "Super Studios of Los Angeles Photographers,"  American Photo,  vol. 1, March/April, 1990. pp. 86-88. 
"The Masters: The Ten Best Photographers of the 1980's,"  American Photo,  vol. 1, January/February, 1990. pp. 62-77. 
Isenberg, Barbara.  "Picture Herb Ritts as the King of Lenses,"  Los Angeles Times,  February 11, 1990.
Isenberg, Barbara.  "A Photographic Frenzy in the Art World,"  Los Angeles Times,  February 11, 1990.
Isenberg, Barbara.  "Shots of Celebrities Help Ritts Click in Photo World,"  Star Tribune,  March 5, 1990.
"Indecent Exposure? A Photo Essay of Censored Art,"  Exposure,  April/May, 1990.
"The Gap,"  American Photo,  July/August, 1990.
"The World's Best Photographs 1980-1990,"  Life Magazine,  Winter, 1990.
Parachini, Allan.  "Year of the Censor,"  American Photo,  November/December, 1990.
Kent, Sahara.  "On Herb Ritts,"  Time Out,  February 14, 1990.
Mather, Paul.  "Putting on the Ritts,"  Evening Standard, United Kingdom,  February 7, 1990.
Conrad, Peter.  "The Perfect Body,"  Observer, United Kingdom,  1990.
"Ritts,"  Blitz, United Kingdom,  February, 1990.
"Body Shots,"  The Correspondent Magazine, United Kingdom,  January 21, 1990.
Persson, Hasse.  "Hans Bilder Saljer Bade Stjarnor och Jeans,"  Video & Foto, Sweden,  March, 1990.
"Herb Ritts,"  Slitz, Sweden,  1990.
"Herb Ritts,"  Esquire, Japan,  August, 1990.
Pizzati, Carlo.  "Donne Nell'Obiettivo di Herb Ritts,"  Il Venerdi, Italy,  May 18, 1990.
Zimmer, Katharina.  "Nackt Sein ist Mehr als Man Sieht,"  Stern, Germany,  January 25-31, 1990.
Mora, Bernadette.  "Herb Ritts Shoots the Famous and Beautiful,"  The Toronto Star, Canada,  December 6, 1990.
Loudon, Christopher.  "Puttin' on the Ritts,"  Where/Toronto Magazine, Canada,  December, 1990.
Livingstone, David.  "Subjects at the Centre,"  The Globe and Mail, Canada,  December 6, 1990.
"Infinity Awards,"  International Center of Photography - Annual Report,  1991.
Rubin, Sylvia.  "Photography's Mr. Nice Guy,"  San Francisco Examiner,  May 15, 1991.
Bonetti, David.  "Frozen Idols: The Master-Race Eroticism of Herb Ritts,"  San Francisco Examiner,  May 19, 1991.
Ellis, Simone.  "Puttin' on the Ritts,"  Pasatiempo,  June 28 - July 4, 1991.
Naudet, Jean-Jacques.  "Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  March, 1991.
"Cahors: Le Printemps de la Photo,"  Photo, France,  June, 1991.
Leonelli, Laura.  "Principe della Foto,"  Vanity Fair, Italy,  June, 1991.
"Duo: Herb Ritts,"  Studio Voice, Japan,  November, 1991.
Sasitharn, T.  "Herb Ritts Review,"  Singapore News, Singapore,  January, 1991.
Bonet, Joana.  "Ritts, Meisel y Ellen von Unwerth Imponen el Realismo Amplificado en la Foto de Moda,"  El Pais, Spain,  November 24, 1991.
Sheridan, Peter and Richard Lay.  "This is the Only Man Liz Taylor Trusts to Put Her in the Picture,"  Daily Mail, United Kingdom,  October 18, 1991.
Roth, Evelyn.  "Herb Ritts,"  American Photo,  January/February, 1992.
Hagen, Charles.  "Recording That Elusive Quality Known As Style,"  New York Times,  April 17, 1992.
"Herb Ritts Celebrates Camden,"  The Center for Creative Imaging,  May 9, 1992.
Berger, Philip.  "Walking the Line wih Herb Ritts and Joe Z,"  Windy City Times,  July 2, 1992.
Elliott, Stuart.  "Media Business: Advertising: Levi's Tow New Campaigns Aim at Who Fits the Jeans,"  New York Times,  July 27, 1992.
"Notorious,"  Interview,  September, 1992.
Jones, Dylan.  "The Big Shots: The Photographs of Herb Ritts,"  Observer Magazine,  November 15, 1992.
Goldberg, Vicki.  "Fixated On Famous People,"  The New York Times,  November 22, 1992.
"Herb Ritts: Portraits,"  Rolling Stone,  November 12, 1992.
Villani, John.  "Notorious Vision: The Photography of Herb Ritts,"  Pasatiempo,  November 20-26, 1992.
Staton, David.  "The Permanence of Personality,"  Albuquerque Journal,  November 22, 1992.
"Herb Ritts: Un Hymne a la Tendresse Virile,"  Photo, France,  March, 1992.
Lawson, Edward.  "Herb Ritts: Le Chouchou de Hollywood,"  Madame Figaro, France,  December 5, 1992.
Hopp, Michael.  "Der Mann mit dem Ausrufezeichen,"  Manner Vogue, Germany,  June, 1992.
Sendker, Jan-Philipp.  "Menschen, Masken, Mythen,"  Stern, Germany,  December 21, 1992.
Gordon, R.  "Herb Ritts,"  British Journal of Photography,  vol. 140, June 24, 1993. pp. 12-14. 
Walker, David.  "Notoriously Herb Ritts,"  Photo District News,  January, 1993.
Tolmie, Marion and Gene Bourke.  "Herb Ritts,"  black+white (Australia),  June, 1993.
Tredre, Roger.  "Putting on the Ritts (at 90,000 [British Sterling] a Day),"  The Independent,  June 5, 1993.
Waddington, Chris.  "Life Through The Lens,"  The Times-Picayune,  May 14, 1993.
"Lady Killers,"  Elle Belgium,  September, 1993.
"Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  November, 1993.
Rozmiarek, Catherine.  "Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  December, 1993.
"Die Leserwahl 1992,"  Playboy, Germany,  February 2, 1993.
"Herb Ritts: Notorious,"  Studio Voice, Japan,  January, 1993.
Gaskell, John.  "Supermodels Turn Pirelli Full Circle,"  The Sunday Telegraph, United Kingdom,  June 6, 1993.
Webb, Iain R.  "Putting on the Ritts,"  The Times, United Kingdom,  June 28, 1993.
Schonauer, David, et. al.  "Photography's Top 100,"  American Photo,  vol. 5, January/February, 1994. pp. 61-101. 
Sessums, Kevin.  "Herb's Garden,"  Vanity Fair,  November, 1994.
Halpert, Peter Hay.  "Africa in Black and White,"  Out,  November, 1994.
Cross, Guy.  "Herb Ritts, Africa,"  THE Magazine,  November, 1994.
"A Traveller's Africa,"  The New Yorker,  December 19, 1994.
Rozmiarek, Catherine.  "Herb Ritts: Son Festival des Plus Grandes Stars du Rock,"  Photo, France,  April, 1994.
"Herb Ritts: Africa,"  Photo, France,  October, 1994.
Puzey, Dennis.  "Herb Ritts,"  Casa Vogue, Italy,  October, 1994.
"Trent'Anni di Moda e Immagini in Vogue: 1964-1994,"  Vogue, Italy,  October, 1994.
"Out 100,"  Out Magazine,  December/January, 1994-1995.
Crump, James.  "Africa by Herb Ritts,"  See,  vol. 1, no. 2, 1995.
Schonauer, David.  "Herb Ritts, A Journey to Africa,"  American Photo,  January/February, 1995.
Nash, Jesse.  "Puttin' on the Ritz,"  Ocean Drive,  February, 1995.
Hagen, Charles.  "Branching Out,"  ARTnews,  February, 1995.
Adler, Jerry.  "Sweet Land of Liberties,"  Newsweek,  July 10, 1995.
De Teliga, Jane.  "Down Under Ritts,"  Sydney Morning Herald, Australia,  July 29, 1995.
Hisako, Motoo.  "Africa: Herb Ritts,"  Switch, Japan,  January, 1995.
Diesenhouse, Susan.  "Banned in Boston: Guaranteed to Help Make a Show a Hit,"  The New York Times,  December 12, 1996.
Osbourne, Jeffery.  "Stealing Beauty,"  Boston Magazine,  September, 1996.
Duehr, Gary.  "A Picturesque Season Awaits Alfred Stieglitz, Herb Ritts, Grant Wood Among the Highlights,"  The TAB,  September 1-8, 1996.
Silver, Joanne.  "Herb Ritts at the MFA: Putting on the Glitz,"  Boston Sunday Herald,  October 20, 1996.
Radsken, Jill.  "Photographer Has an Eye for Top Designers Dreams,"  Boston Herald,  October 17, 1996.
Temin, Christine.  "Herb Ritts' Beautiful People,"  The Boston Globe,  October 22, 1996.
Norwich, William.  "Style Diary,"  The New York Observer,  November 4, 1996.
Houpt, Simon.  "Photography's Poster Boy of Pop,"  Toronto Globe and Mail,  November 9, 1996.
Isherwood, Charles.  "Work in Progress,"  The Advocate,  November 12, 1996. pp. 50-54. 
Avins, Mimi.  "Fashion Photogs Leave a Lasting Impression,"  Los Angeles Times,  September 12, 1996.
Gandee, Charles.  "Puttin' on the Ritts,"  Vogue,  October, 1996.
"Puttin' on the Ritts,"  Los Angeles Magazine,  October, 1996.
Nasson, Timothy.  "Puttin' on the Ritts,"  Metroline,  October 16-29, 1996.
Temin, Christine.  "Art Under Wraps,"  The Boston Globe,  October 22, 1996.
Zacharek, Stephanie.  "The Museum of Fine Arts Puts on the Ritts,"  The Boston Phoenix,  October 25-31, 1996.
Daniel, Diane.  "Putting on the Ritts,"  The Patriot Ledger,  October 26, 1996.
Nasson, Timothy.  "A Seasoned Herb,"  In Newsweekly,  October 27, 1996.
Nasson, Timothy.  "Positive Image: Herb Ritts,"  Etcetera,  December 13, 1996.
Temin, Christine.  "The Malling of the MFA,"  The Boston Sunday Globe,  December 22, 1996.
Freund, Michael.  "Der Facemaker und Sein Opus Magnum,"  Der Standard Detail, Germany,  November 22, 1996.
Kaplan, Michael.  "Herb Ritts: The Changing Faces of Humanity,"  Graphis,  310, July/August, 1997. pp. 28-39. 
Bookhardt, D. E.  "Louis Joncas/Herb Ritts (Still Zinsel Gallery; Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans),"  Art Papers,  vol. 21, 1997. p. 53. 
Squires, Carol.  "Herb Ritts,"  American Photo,  January/February, 1997.
Nasson, Timothy.  "Herb Ritts,"  In The Life,  January, 1997.
Vogel, Carol.  "Artful Back-Scrathcing Hitches Couture Names to Needy Museums,"  The New York Times,  January 4, 1997.
"Absolut Photography,"  Photo District News,  November, 1997.
White, Constance.  "At the Met, a Golden Melting Pot,"  The New York Times,  December 11, 1997.
Kornherr, Christian.  "Echt Herb,"  Wiener, Austria,  September, 1997.
"Herb Ritts,"  City, Austria,  September 5-11, 1997.
Seiler, Georg.  "Herb Ritts: Work,"  Xtra, Austria,  September 11, 1997.
Hruby, Madeleine.  "Herb Ritts,"  Hallo, Austria,  November, 1997.
Bellini, Paul.  "Herbie the Shutter-Bug,"  Icon Magazine, Canada,  January, 1997.
Thon, Ute.  "Madonnas Ohren: Korperkult und Starportraitist: Herb Ritts' Werkschau in Wein,"  Vogue, Germany,  September, 1997.
Zollner, Manfred.  "Herb Ritts: Body Talk,"  Foto Magazine, Germany,  September, 1997.
Waldherr, Gerhard.  "Herb Ritts: Body Art,"  Stern, Germany,  September 4, 1997.
Waldherr, Gerhard.  "Body Art by Herb Ritts,"  Portfolio, Germany,  September 21-28, 1997.
"150 Years of Photography: Pictures That Made a Difference,"  Life Magazine (Anniversary Issue),  Fall, 1998.
Dobrzynski, Judith H.  "Museums Paint Prosperity by Numbers,"  The New York Times,  February 26, 1998.
Schonauer, David.  "The 100 Most Important People in Photography,"  American Photo,  May/June, 1998.
Cogan, David.  "Power Players: The 100,"  Los Angeles Magazine,  October, 1998.
"1999 Pirelli Par Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  December, 1998.
Schonauer, David, et. al.  "The Muses,"  American Photo,  vol. 10 no. 2, March/April, 1999. pp. 62-73. 
"Portfolio: Now and Zen,"  The New Yorker,  September 20, 1999. p. 94. 
Schonauer, David.  "Century of Glamour: The Herb Ritts Pirelli Calendar,"  American Photo,  January/ February, 1999.
Powers, Jacquelynn D.  "Herb Ritts: Work of Art,"  Ocean Drive,  February, 1999.
Newill, Eric.  "Beauties of the Century,"  Ocean Drive,  April, 1999.
Aletti, Vince.  "Aperture 156 Male/Female,"  Aperture,  Summer, 1999.
Turner, Jonathan.  "The Masters: Herb Ritts,"  black+white, Australia,  1999.
"Herb Ritts,"  Photo & Camera Magazine, Brazil,  1999.
"Herb Ritts Portfolio,"  Foto and Video Magazine, Russia,  February, 1999.
"Herb Ritts,"  Photo, France,  November, 1999.
LaLanne, Olivier.  "Un Talent Gros Comme Le Ritts,"  Vogue, France,  December/January, 1999-2000.
Schonauer, David.  "Herb Ritts: The Great Iconographer,"  American Photo,  vol. 11 no. 3, May/June, 2000. pp. 74-81. 
Lowitt, Roxanne.  "The Twenty Most Influential Photographers,"  Photo District News,  May, 2000.
Menkes, Suzy.  "The Celebrities Laid Bare: Herb Ritts Catches the Moment in Photographic Detail,"  International Herald Tribune, France,  January 4, 2000.
Comte, Beatrice.  "Herb Ritts: Un Photographe Deconcertant,"  Le Figaro, France,  January 15, 2000.
Godard, Agathe.  "Herb Ritts Fait un Triomphe a la Fondation Cartier,"  Paris Match, France,  January 13, 2000.
Boltz, Klaus.  "Hommage an den Fotografen Herb Ritts,"  Buhnentechnische Rundschau, Germany,  January, 2000.
"Herb Ritts: Magische Momente des Star-Fotografen,"  Pret-a-Porter, Germany,  March, 2000.
Bolognesi, Kitty.  "Herb Ritts Portfolio: Il Fotografo Delle Star Che Volle Farsi Star,"  Max, Italy,  November 1, 2000.
Quintin, Francois.  "Body of Work,"  Creative Review, United Kingdom,  February, 2000.
"Herb Ritts,"  Foto and Video Magazine, Russia,  2001.
Bellafante, Ginia.  "Herb Ritts, Celebrity Photographer, Dies at 50,"  New York Times,  December 27, 2002.
Quintanilla, Michael and Louise Roug.  "Herb Ritts: 1952-2002: Stylish Images Made Photographer a Star in His Own Right,"  Los Angeles Times,  December 28, 2002.
Muchnic, Susan.  "An Appreciation: Celebrity Defined,"  Los Angeles Times,  December 28, 2002.
Stuever, Hank.  "The Flash of Fame,"  Washington Post,  December 28, 2002.
Arthur, Charles.  "Tributes to Herb Ritts, Creator of Exquisite, Iconic Photographs,"  The Independent, United Kingdom,  December 28, 2002.
Horwell, Veronica.  "Herb Ritts: Photographer Who Turned the Glamorous Celebrity Lifestyle into Art,"  The Guardian, United Kingdom,  December 28, 2002.
Wintour, Anna.  "Power of Light,"  Vogue Magazine,  March, 2003. pp. 514-515. 
Conley, Kevin.  "Remembering Herb Ritts,"  The New Yorker,  January 13, 2003. pp. 68-71. 
Gere, Richard.  "The Natural - Richard Gere Remembers the Grace and Greatness of his Friend the Photographer Herb Ritts,"  Vogue Magazine,  March, 2003. pp. 516-517. 
"Herb Ritts - Madonna, Richard Gere and Others Remember the Late Photographer, Who Shot Forty-six Rolling Stone Covers,"  Rolling Stone,  no. 915, 2003. pp. 28-30. 
"Homage Recalling the Life, Career and Art of Herb Ritts,"  American Photo 14, part 2,  2003. pp. 26-33. 
Schonauer, David.  "Herb Ritts,"  American Photo,  vol. 14 no. 2, March/April, 2003. pp. 26-29. 
Garchik, Leah.  "Remembering Ritts,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  March 21, 2003. p. D20. 
Sischy, Ingrid.  "Tribute: Herb Ritts,"  Interview,  March, 2003.
"Milestones,"  Time Magazine,  January 13, 2003.
"Remembering Herb Ritts,"  Women's Wear Daily,  January 28, 2003.
Lynch, Mary Ann.  "Herb Ritts: Tribute to a Master,"  Camera Arts,  February/March, 2003.
"Herb Ritts,"  Out Magazine,  March, 2003.
Harris, Mark Edward.  "This Looks Good: The Late Photographer Herb Ritts, From Beginning to End,"  Los Angeles Times Magazine,  December 7, 2003.
Black, Ezrah Jean.  "The Education of Herb Ritts,"  Los Angeles City Beat,  January 8, 2004.
"Memoir of Herb Ritts' Celebrities,"  Nippon Camera, Japan,  June, 2004.
Apadaca, Rosa.  "Testino, Ritts Receive Walk of Style Award,"  WWD Friday,  March 18, 2005.
Holliday, Frank.  "The Beautiful People: Herb Ritts' Singular Aesthetic Focus,"  Gay City News,  May 11-17, 2006.
Ringen, Jonathan.  "Madonna Strikes a Pose,"  Rolling Stone Magazine,  May 18-June 1, 2006.
"The Photographers,"  Rolling Stone Magazine,  May 18-June 1, 2006.
Weber, Caroline.  "Holiday Books: Fashion,"  New York Times Book Review,  December 3, 2006.
"Pick of the Picture Books,"  The Independent,  May 23, 2008.
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