The Art of Discovery with Renaissance Hotels

Photographer Jeff Vespa releases an intimate book of portraiture with the support of Renaissance Hotels and The Creative Coalition


This past week we attended the release of Rizzoli’s “The Art of Discovery“—a collection of intimate portraiture featuring many of Hollywood’s most recognizable faces. Each image and the accompanying text was captured by photographer Jeff Vespa, founder of Verge, co-founder of WireImage and video collaborator with artist Alex Prager. We were guests of Renaissance Hotels—production sponsors of the book and the launch event, who have …

Alex Prager: Face in the Crowd

A look behind the complex scenes in the pioneering photographer's major museum exhibition in Washington, DC

Over the last ten years, photographer Alex Prager has staged fantastical dream-like scenes behind every image she captures. On 23 November 2013, Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC launched Alex Prager: Face in the Crowd, which marks the young photographer’s first-ever solo museum exhibition in the United States. The exhibition features 29 photographs and four films by the LA-based artist. One of the films, …