|Rico The Zombie aka Rick Genest|
Maybe it is not how most folks would go about representing themselves, but damn we find it interesting from a lot of different angles. The commitment to the ink and pain, the realization that there is no going back to a normal life and to be constantly stared at, could you go all in?
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"We are in a huge fabric hall. An exposed and obviously uncommon character sits there on a couch. German photographer Nadine Elfenbein will soon continue taking pictures of him. He smokes his cigarette while making little tricks with it. Short inflammations illuminate his face releasing skull fragments. It’s a Day of the Dead scenery. We are here with Rick Genest aka Rico the Zombie."
Production A&O, Artists and Organisation / Camera and Editing Jens Schwengel / Interview Jan Joswig / Special Effect Make-Up Twilight Creations / Tamar Aviv, Anke Schiffl / Styling Linda Ehrl / Photography Nadine Elfenbein / Assistent Photography Daniel Wilkniss / Rico Zombie Boy A.K.A. Rick Genest @ IZAIO models / Styling Linda Ehrl / Music Walera Goodman, Photography Nadine Elfenbein nadineelfenbein.com/
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