Join photographer Amanda Demme as she discusses her background, work and influences. Covering portraiture, artistic vision, and emotional connection with the photographic subject; Demme will also discuss some of her most iconic works - including photographs of celebrity friends and collaborators Joaquin Phoenix and Juliette Lewis, and how she came to create the powerful and award winning New York magazine 2015 cover story Bill Cosby: The Women.
Amanda Demme is an American photographer and creative director. Previously a music supervisor, label owner, and artist manager, she is best known as a nightlife producer. Demme was described by the Los Angeles Times as an "expert at 'building a room,” for her photography, “choosing a precise mix of guests, sculpting space with light and shadow, and cultivating a mood something akin to performance art."