Ricardo Gomes is a Portuguese photographer based between Los Angeles and NYC, fascinated with the world of music and emerging artists.
Featured work includes Madonna, Patti Smith, Paris Jackson, Doja Cat, J Balvin, Maluma, Sex Pistols, Glen Matlock, The Stooges’ James Williamson and Pete Doherty amongst others.
Ricardo’s first director role was released in 2021, Madame X, Madonna’s Tour film.
Since then he has directed music videos and lead the Creative direction on projects such as Frozen Remix and Editorial videos for different fashion magazines and artwork for Madonna’s press and artwork.
Ricardo’s first book, Playground, was published by Benjamin Blanck and launched at Bookmarc in New York, in November 2018.
Vogue Paris commented "he has a unique way of immortalizing youth through his snapshots" .