Waters has achieved legendary status as a director with films ranging from the art house explosion PINK FLAMINGOS to the family friendly cult hit HAIRSPRAY. As a fine artist, Waters work has been shown in numerous shows as well as a retrospective at New York's New Museum in 2004. From the man who exposed the world to Divine, we see a surprising combination of off-kilter sophistication and conservative elegance encompass John's home. His voluminous dream house if filled with comprehensive collections exploring everything artful to dangerous.
With an essay by Cindy Sherman.
Beautifully designed, this John Waters book comes wrapped in a custom designed poster for your home as well as tear out postcards featuring books from Water's shelves such as "Sex on Horseback" and "Gay John"! With inspired essays by Todd Oldham and renowned photographer Cindy Sherman, this Place Space issue is sure to delight hardcore Water's fans and newcomers alike. Like a sophisticated game of "I spy", roaming through John Water's overflowing bookshelves for clues to his inspiration is a true delight.
AMMO's Place Space books by the incomparable Todd Oldham, launches a new design series that celebrates singular places and the uncommonly devoted people who create them.