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Dmitri Kasterine

(1932-), Photographer

Artist of 26 portraits
Dmitri began his professional career as a photographer in 1961, working for publications such as Jocelyn Steven's Queen. Kasterine enjoyed a long association with film director Stanley Kubrick, taking stills on Dr Strangelove (1964), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) and A Clockwork Orange (1971). In the 1970s and 1980s Kasterine was commissioned to take portraits for a variety of magazines including the Daily Telegraph Magazine. His portraits and reportage also featured in Harpers & Queen, Vogue, Interview, and the New York Times. Since 1986, Kasterine has lived in the United States. His personal photographic surveys include England and the English (1981), and book projects documenting the residents of Newburgh and Brooklyn, New York.

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Samuel Beckett, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1323

Samuel Beckett

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1965)
NPG P1323

Stanley Kubrick, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1383

Stanley Kubrick

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2010 (1970)
NPG P1383

David Hockney, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1331

David Hockney

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1974)
On display at River and Rowing Museum, Henley on Thames, UK in the exhibition Hockney and the 60s
NPG P1331

J.B. Priestley, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1336

J.B. Priestley

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1975)
NPG P1336

Roald Dahl, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1325

Roald Dahl

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1976)
NPG P1325

Sir Tom Stoppard, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1340

Sir Tom Stoppard

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
NPG P1340

Dame Muriel Spark, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1339

Dame Muriel Spark

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 1978
NPG P1339

Robert Graves, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1329

Robert Graves

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1980)
NPG P1329

Graham Greene, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1330

Graham Greene

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1982)
NPG P1330

Anthony Powell, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1335

Anthony Powell

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1984)
NPG P1335

Sir John Richardson, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1338

Sir John Richardson

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2008
NPG P1338

Al Alvarez, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1319

Al Alvarez

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1974)
NPG P1319

Martin Amis; Kingsley Amis, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1320

Martin Amis; Kingsley Amis

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1975)
NPG P1320

Francis Bacon, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1321

Francis Bacon

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1978)
NPG P1321

Dame Beryl Bainbridge, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1322

Dame Beryl Bainbridge

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1972)
NPG P1322

Sir Dirk Bogarde, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1324

Sir Dirk Bogarde

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1981)
NPG P1324

Dame Margaret Drabble (Lady Holroyd), by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1326

Dame Margaret Drabble (Lady Holroyd)

by Dmitri Kasterine
modern bromide print from original negative, 2009 (1976)
NPG P1326

Lawrence George Durrell, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1327

Lawrence George Durrell

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1974)
NPG P1327

John Robert Fowles, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1328

John Robert Fowles

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1974)
NPG P1328

Jonathan Miller, by Dmitri Kasterine - NPG P1332

Jonathan Miller

by Dmitri Kasterine
digital print, 2009 (1980)
NPG P1332

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