ASX.TV: Helmut Newton – “Frames from the Edge” (1988)

ASX.TV: Helmut Newton – “Frames from the Edge” (1988)

A camera crew follows Helmut Newton, the fashion and ad photographer whose images of tall, blond, big-breasted women are part of the iconography of twentieth-century erotic fantasy. He’s on the go from L.A., to Paris, to Monte-Carlo, to Berlin, where he was a youth until he escaped from the Nazis in 1936. We see him […]

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HELMUT NEWTON: “Helmet Newton’s Australian Years” (2005)

Helmut Newton, photographer. Electricians’ faces. Shell Collection. vol. 1, no. 28. La Trobe Picture Collection. By Guy Featherstone, originally appeared in La Trobe Journal, Spring 2005 On Thursday 10 October 1940 a twenty–year–old German Jew, Helmut Neustaedter, was formally received at the Tatura internment camp in north-eastern Victoria. He was held at number 3 Camp, […]

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REVIEW: Helmut Newton – “White Women / Sleepless Nights / Big Nudes” (2013)

Central Park West, 1977 HELMUT NEWTON – White Women / Sleepless Nights / Big Nudes By Niccolò Fano, ASX Italy, March 2013 Helmut Newton’s life is frequently described as the apotheosis of fame, craft and glamour. He arrived in Paris for his first major assignments in a white Porsche and died crashing into Chateau Marmont […]

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REVIEW: Helmut Newton – “White Women / Sleepless Nights / Big Nudes” (2013) INTERVIEW: “Interview with Helmut Newton” (2002) INTERVIEW: “Frank Horvat with Helmut Newton” (1986) HELMUT NEWTON: “T.V. Murder, Cannes, 1975″ HELMUT NEWTON: “Skewing Lines: On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls” HELMUT NEWTON: “Skewing Lines – On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls” HELMUT NEWTON: […]

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HELMUT NEWTON: “Skewing Lines: On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls”

Skewing Lines: On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls By Lily Azrielant, Mercer Street The warm afternoon light strokes the ends of her dimly lit legs. They are thin, small, soft, and fitted with a pair of violent heels, obviously too large for her tiny feet. Her naked prepubescent body takes up the greater half of […]

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HELMUT NEWTON: “Skewing Lines – On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls”

Skewing Lines: On Pervs, Pearls and Sex Dolls By Lily Azrielant The warm afternoon light strokes the ends of her dimly lit legs. They are thin, small, soft, and fitted with a pair of violent heels, obviously too large for her tiny feet. Her naked prepubescent body takes up the greater half of the photograph. […]

ASX.TV: Helmut Newton – “Helmut by June”

ASX.TV: Helmut Newton – “Helmut by June”

Helmut Newton, born Helmut Neustädter (31 October 1920, Berlin, Germany 23 January 2004, West Hollywood, California, USA) was a German-Australian fashion photographer noted for his nude studies of women. Born Schoneberg, Berlin, to a German-Jewish button-factory owner and an American mother, Newton attended the Heinrich-von-Treitschke-Realgymnasium and the American School in Berlin. Interested in photography from […]

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INTERVIEW: “Interview with Helmut Newton” (2002)

By Michael Kaplan, Graphis, Sep/Oct 2002 It is a weekday morning in the staid lobby of midtown Manhattan’s Regency Hotel. Comfy chairs and sofas are occupied by men and women in business attire, reading the Times and Journal, synching– up for impending meetings. Photographer Helmut Newton is older than everyone within eyeshot. However, as he […]