In a new curatorial collaboration, Flemings has developed a strong partnership with professional celebrity photographer Dr. Andy Gotts MBE MA who is most noted for his considered black and white portraits of the world’s most famous actors, singers and fashion luminaries.
If you haven’t seen his recent spread in this weekends Mail on Sunday, let us fill you in.
We commissioned his extraordinary portraiture, with each celebrity having been to Flemings between 2014 to 2015, and that now feature in the hotel’s newly designed luxury bedrooms, suites and apartments.
These leading lights include:
Model Kate Moss
Singer & TV Personality Nicole Scherzinger
Model & Author Naomi Campbell
Singer & Actress Rita Ora
British Actor & Film Producer Hugh Grant
Singer & Record Producer Gary Barlow
Actor & Film Producer Harrison Ford
Actor Jeremy Irons
Model David Gandy
Actor & Writer (Doctor Who) Peter Capaldi
CH/DBE/FRSA Actress & Author Judi Dench
OBE, Singer, Song Writer & Actress Kylie Minogue
Actor Luke Evans
to name a few…
Andy Gotts MBE MA is a photographer based in London, England, and New York. He is most noted for his black and white portraits of Hollywood actors and singers.
Since 1990 Gotts’ work has been published internationally and has appeared in many magazines.
The National Portrait Gallery holds a selection of his photographs in their permanent collection and in 2009 Gotts was honoured with the presentation of the Fox Talbot Award.
In 2011 Gotts was conferred the degree Doctor of Arts by De Montfort University and he is a former President of the British Institute of Professional Photographers.
2012 saw Gotts appointed MBE in the Queen’s New Years Honours List.
Gotts is noted for his magnum opus ‘Degrees’. This was a coffee table book and exhibitions inspired by the game, the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon.
Current projects for 2015 and 2016 include BAFTA – ‘Behind The Mask’, the Monty Python reunion and ‘iCons’ for the Elton John AIDS Foundation. As well as a special project for Vivienne Westwood and her SAVE THE ARCTIC campaign.