|Spencer Tunick snippet
|Since 1992 Spencer Tunick has been arrested 5 times while working
outdoors in New York. In each case, the charges against him were dropped
|Spencer Tunick (born January 1, 1967) is an American photographer.
Tunick was born in Middletown, New York. He earned a Bachelor of Arts
from Emerson College in 1988. He is best known for his photographs that
feature large numbers of nude people posed in artistic formations. In
these images the nude form becomes abstract due to the sheer number so
closely placed together. Known as Installations they are often situated
in urban locations throughout the world. He also has done some "Beyond
The City" woodland and beach installations and still does individuals
and small groups occasionally.
|In 1986 he visted London, UK where he took a photographs of a nude at
a bus stop and of scores of nudes in Alleyn's School's Lower School Hall
in Dulwich, Southwark.