American photographer Bert Stern started his career at ‘Look’ magazine before serving as a photographer in the US army during the Korean War. Stern came to prominence in the 1960s with his portraits of iconic figures such as Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. He also created many successful advertising campaigns and made a number of films. His photographic publication ‘The Pill Book’ became a best seller in 1979. Stern’s contemporary subjects included Madonna, Kylie Minogue and Kate Moss.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.