THE FUCKED-UP CREW - INTERVIEW'Z *ERIC GUILLEMAIN*
Des news d'Eric "James" Guillemain... celui-là même qui fut le chanteur et initiateur de VENICE. Il vit à présent à New York, où il exerce une carrière prolifique de photographe. Interview pour The Fucked Up Crew... C'est en anglais... alors démerdez-vous. Thanx.
N'hésitez pas à cliquer sur les photos...
Eric is a french good looking guy who moved to NYC, who shoots pretty and disinhibited young girls, usually when he shoots a model she becomes a top.
His passions are photography and philosophy...
What else ? Nothing more !
Now take a look, think about, there's no doubt...
Eric Guillemain on his way to the TOP !
Fucked Up Crew : What a fuck are you doing right now ?
Eric Guillemain : Right now, getting rid of all the serious, listening to Ted Nugent's Double Live Gonzo and reading some gothic novels.
FUC : When did you understand that being a “photographer” was going to be your job ?
E.G : I mean that's the only job I'd ever done which was ok to pay the rent.
FUC : What’s the last magazine you bought ?
E.G : Don't buy them, browse them at my agent's. The last I read was Purple.
FUC : What kind of music do you usually listen during your shootings ?
E.G : Mostly 70's stuff and progressive music. These guys were so connected to elements. Forgetful and aware...Otherwise any music that gets me ecstatic. When I get bored I go straight to punk, Cheap Trick or AC/DC.
FUC : What kind of music do you usually listen when you have sex ?
E.G : Are you kidding me ? Sex is music already !
FUC : What’s the most fucked-up experience you had during one of your shootings ?
E.G : There was this actress. She took the whole team as an hostage. Put her make-up on, did her own hair, picked wrong pieces from the wardrobe...It was fun though !
FUC : Did your like change with Social Networks ?
E.G : I still feel like a steppenwolf ever since social networking.
FUC : Do you use social networks also to promote your work, or just to hook up young models ?
E.G : I am just shy at both. Sorry.
FUC : How many hands you need to count the amount of models you slept with ?
E.G : I sleep only with women.
FUC : What you say if they accuse you to be a Sleazy Photographer ?
E.G : Ah ah very funny. I would say I am not responsible for what they could have seen in the mirror I handed them.
FUC : Who’s your hero ?
E.G : Fiction : Corto Maltese - Non Fiction : Friedrich Nietzsche
FUC : If u had a model agency… wish are the 3 names you MUST represent ?
E.G : Hard to mix sentiments and money...So I would say : Dree Hemingway, Tati Cotliar and Lara Stone.
FUC : A new face you first shoot that then become a famous model ?
E.G : Agyness Deyn
FUC : Now choose between :
Vogue Italia vs Vogue Paris
E.G : It really depends on issues. I think they complete each other
FUC : Selfservice vs Purple mag.
E.G : Purple.
FUC : MUSE Vs NUMERO
E.G : Numéro
FUC : Bruce Weber vs Terry Richardson
E.G : Terry Richardson
FUC : Solve Sunsbo vs. Camilla Akrans
E.G : Camilla Akrans
FUC : Levis Vs Diesel
E.G : Levis
FUC : Drugs Vs No Drugs
E.G : Anything worth the trip.
FUC : BLOW JOB Vs LICKING PUSSY
E.G : I actually heard about some people able to manage both at the same time.
FUC : Describe us the perfect ass...
E.G : The one that's not for sale. The one that's always inventive. The one which doesn't kill but rather make me stronger.
FUC : Which is your favorite quote ?
E.G : "Perhaps all the dragons of our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us once beautiful and brave." By Rainer Maria Rilke
FUC : Do you believe in God ?
E.G : He believes in me so much better than I am.
FUC : Which movie would you recommend to our fucked-up readers ?
E.G : Dead Man
FUC : Which camera do you usually use ?
E.G : D3, 5D, S90.
FUC : Favorite Club ever ?
E.G : Gun Club
FUC : What’s the strangest place you woke up after a “fucked-up” night ?
E.G : In a barber shop
FUC : Which are your projects for the near future ?
E.G : Projecting doesn't do me good. Surprises are my best partners.
FUC : do you see yourself as many other photographers, turing into VIDEO projects ?
E.G : If I had a story worth to be told this way yes. But not until that moment for god's sake.
FUC : If you were not a photographer, what would you be ?
E.G : A writer. A troubadour.
FUC : 3 words to describe Friedrich Nietzsche ?
E.G : Generous. Saint. Alone.
FUC : How do you fight the GLOBAL WARMING ?
E.G : I feed my plants with gentle water, light and good music. I don't eat too much meat.
FUC : Would you do a shot for the FUCKED UP CREW ?
E.G : Fuck Yes !
FUC : Thanks a lot !!!
E.G : My fucking pleasure.
Eric is represented by : 2bmanagement.com