Portrait of Philippe Starck I had already photographed Philippe several times, and I wanted to do a portrait of him again to include him in my latest works. Starting from a portrait I had made of him, decked with Spok’s ears, I imagined a triptych making him travel in space. I discovered a review of the 30s-40s where a rocket that strongly resembled the lemon squeezer designed by my friend Philippe. I asked him if he had ever seen this ship, he said no, and he had drawn his juicer on the tablecloth of a bistro! The rapprochement is obvious....
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