Mike Figgis is the renowned director and writer, most famous for his 1996 film ‘Leaving Las Vegas’ which was nominated for four Academy Awards. His other notable films include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, and Mr Jones. He has since worked on the cutting edge of creative digital filmmaking and photography, where he pushes the boundaries by experimenting with different textures and formats.
His sensually charged images of Kate Moss were shot as part of a campaign for Agent Provocateur in 2007, which included a series of films and a book ‘The 4 Dreams of Miss X’.
Mike Figgis is a British Postwar & Contemporary artist who was born in 1948.
Numerous key galleries and museums such as The Little Black Gallery have featured Mike Figgis's work in the past.
Mike Figgis's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $1,336 USD to $90,806 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork.
Since 2016 the record price for this artist at auction is $90,806 USD for Kate Moss, Descending, 2007, sold at Sotheby's London in 2019.
Mike Figgis has been featured in articles for Evening Standard, Dazed and Confused and The Independent. The most recent article is Make Your Mark: The Enduring Joy of Drawing written for The Guardian in April 2019.