William Kontzias

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Adjunct Associate Professor UG Communications Design wkontzia@pratt.edu 718.636.3594 p Brooklyn Campus, Steuben Hall 4

Current Course Listing (1)

21/SP-COMD-230-01 Lighting and the Contemporary Portfolio

Biography

Specialist in celebrity/corporate photography for more than 30 years; commissioned by corporations, graphic designers, and publications for portraiture, lighting, and studio operations; formerly a studio assistant for Francesco Scavullo, Bill King, Bert Stern, and Norman McGrath; clients include Gretchen Bellinger Inc., the Bronx Museum of the Arts, DuPont, DUX, Emigrant Savings Bank, the Portland Sea Dogs, Gilbert Paper, the Brazilian Consulate, Rizzoli Publications/Michael Graves, and Massimo Vignelli; conceptualized and photographed an internationally critically acclaimed children’s book, Look and See: A What’s-Not-the-Same Game (Holiday House, New York, 2014).