Patrick O¹Dell is a downtown New York-based photographer. Professionally, Patrick has traveled the world as a senior staff photographer for Thrasher and currently holds the title of Photo Editor for Vice Magazine in New York. His website, Epicly Later¹d inspired the show of the same name that debuted on VBS.TV and MTV 2 this fall. Mike Piscitelli is a true renaissance man with a hand in just about everything. He is a talented photographer who, in addition to personal documentary work, has shot campaigns for numerous companies. As a filmmaker he has directed music videos for a variety of musicians including The Bronx, Iggy Pop and Bonnie Prince Billy. The Nike’s Being True: 22 years of American Youth campaign has enjoyed much success both in Los Angeles and New York so it seems very fitting that these two talanted photographers should be on hand to hold for the closing night and speak about their photos, lives and diverse careers. Make sure you check out the evening unfold at 144 LAB, at 144 N La Brea Avenue on April 27th take a look at all the details below.
Being True Closing Night With Patrick O’Dell and Mike Piscitelli
April 26th 2008