Ricardo Gomes is a Portuguese photographer based in Paris, fascinated with the world of musicians and new artists.

Featured work includes Sex pistols, Glen Matlock, The Stooges James Williamson and Pete Doherty amongst others.

Portraits and documentaries are his main influence in photography.

Ricardo’s first book, Playground, was published by Benjamin Black Editions in 2018 and curated by Rive Gauche Éditions.

Vogue Paris commented « he has a unique way of immortalizing youth through his snapshots”.

The book was then launched at Bookmarc in New York, in November 2018.

Ricardo meets Madonna in 2019 and has collaborated with the artist on her latest project / show “Madame X”.

He is now the official photographer of Madonna.