Who is Arthur Elgort?
Arthur Elgort is a famous American photographer who is widely recognized for his work with Vogue magazine.
Full Name: Arthur Elgort
Age: 78 years old
Date of Birth: June 8, 1940
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Father: Harry Elgort
Mother: Sophie (née Didimamoff)
Hair Color: White
Eye Color: Dark brown
Profession: Fashion photographer
Wife: Grethe Barrett Holby
Children: 3, including Ansel
Early Life, Wiki, Award, Photography:
Arthur was born on June 8, 1940, in New York City, USA. He is currently 78 years old. He was raised in New York City and attended Stuyvesant High School and Hunter College, where he studied painting.
Elgort started his career working as a photo assistant to Gosta “Gus” Peterson. Elgort’s 1971 debut in British Vogue created significant progress in the Fashion Photography world.
He worked for such magazines as International and American Vogue, and Teen Vogue, Glamour, GQ, Rolling Stone, and shooting advertising campaigns with fashion labels as Chanel, Valentino, and Yves Saint Laurent. His work is exhibited in the permanent collections of the International Center of Photography in New York, in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and in the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Texas.
He won the CFDA Board of Directors’ Award in 2011. His books include Personal Fashion Picture. 1983. p. 109. OCLC 17282579, Arthur Elgort’s models manual. Grand Street Press. c. 1993. p. 384. ISBN 0963923609. Photographs of several supermodels like Christy Turlington, Paulina Porizkova, and Linda Evangelista, Camera Ready: how to shoot your kids. St Martins Press. 1997. p. 208. ISBN 0789301032 and Camera Crazy. Steidl. 2004. ISBN 3865210279.
In addition, he made films which include ‘Colorado Cowboy’ and won the award for Best Cinematography at the Sundance Film Festival in 1994.
Family Life, Father, Mother:
He was born to Sophie (née Didimamoff) and Harry Elgort (April 10, 1908 – October 23, 1998), a restaurant owner. And, he is of Russian-Jewish heritage. He has not disclosed information about his siblings.
Relationships, Wife, Children:
He is a married person. He is married to Grethe Barrett Holby but their exact date of marriage is not available. Arthur is currently living in New York City with his wife, Grethe Barrett Holby, and three children, including actor Ansel Elgort. His wife is a producer, stage director, choreographer, and dramaturge.
He has white hair and dark brown eyes. He has a tall height with matching weight but information regarding his exact height, weight, shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.
Net Worth and Salary:
He must have earned a decent sum of money from his photographer career however, he has not revealed his exact net worth, salary, and income.
Social Media Accounts:
He has around 164k followers on Instagram, about 5k followers on Twitter, and around 5.3k followers on Facebook.