On August 12, 2010, Chuck Close made a guest appearance on The Colbert Report. Stephen Colbert interviewed the artist about his famous large-scale portraits. In case you missed the original air date, click here
Chuck Close is one of four artists chosen to install their art in the newly opened subway stations along the 2nd Avenue Q line. Close's mosaic portraits, including Lou Reed, Philip Glass, Kara Walker, and Close himself, are permanently on view at the 86th Street station. Read a New York Times feature on the subway art installations here. Read an interview of Chuck Close about his subway portraits in Architectural Digest here.
Chuck Close Photographs features 86 images including early black and white maquettes, composite Polaroids, daguerreotypes and recent Polaroid nudes. The exhibition will be on view from March 20 through October 2, 2016 at NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Visit the museums website for more details on the exhibition.