Eric Richmond has lived and worked in London for nearly 30 years.
Raised in Rome by an opera singer father, and an artist mother, he has travelled the globe photographing performing artists in places as diverse as India, Argentina, and S. Africa.
Eric trained at the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles, and assisted a variety of photographers both in Los Angeles and New York City. Beginning his career in Milan, he moved to London in 1984; since then he has worked for many publications, record companies, dance companies , theatre companies and performance venues, producing an array of material to promote their productions. A 20 foot print of one of Eric’s photos for the Royal Ballet was hung on the Royal Opera House after its refurbishment to announce its re-opening.
Eric’s work is held in the permanent collections of:
Musee Des Arts Decoratifs Paris
Musee des Beaux Arts Montreal
A beautiful portrait of Diana Vishnyeva, principal dancer with both the Mariinsky Ballet (formerly the Kirov Ballet)...
This digitally remastered image evokes a sense of continued movement and narrative as the dancer becomes smaller and...
Capturing the athleticism and grace of the dancer as she moves forward, Eric grants us a magical insight into the world...
Inspired by the classical nude photography of Horst P. Horst, 'Shambu' reflects the links between the curves of the...
Eric specialises in dance and performing arts photography and here he takes the subject of Indian dance. Made famous by...