Patrick McMullan You Know Me 1

You Know Me !


January 2011

1: How do we know you?

From three decades of photographing nightlife.

2: What is your latest project?

I’m launching PMc Magazine!

3: Where are you living?

I live at home on Lower 5th Avenue and I’ve been there for 33 years.

4: What don’t we know about you?

I’m a big collector.  I like to collect.

5: What is your favorite travel destination?


6: What inspires you?

Grace, beauty and purity.  In people and in things.

7: If not yourself, who would you be?

Mickey Mouse.

8: What book is your bible?

so8os: A Photographic Diary of a Decade and my phone book.

9: What is your favorite word?


10: Who is your biggest hero?

Jesus. And Buddha.

11: How would you define success?

Success is being comfortable in your own skin.  And a lot of money.

12: What would the last question of this questionnaire be if you were the one asking?

Yes, I’m single.

Patrick McMullan is an American photographer, columnist, television personality, businessman and documentarian. The premiere nightlife photographer in New York City, McMullan’s work seems infinitely pervasive. It appears regularly in his weekly New York Magazine column, “Party Lines.” His other columns include: Allure, Interview, Hamptons, Ocean Drive, Gotham and Art & Auction among others. In addition to the publications which feature his columns, his photography has been featured worldwide in publications such as the New York Times Magazine, Vogue, Wall Street Journal, New York Post,  Harper’s Bazaar, Details, In Style, Cosmopolitan and Out…just to name a few. Patrick McMullan is also a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. He has published five books of his photography: Secrets of the Riviera, Men’s Show, so8os: A Photographic Diary of a Decade, Kiss Kiss and Glamour Girls. His latest venture is PMc Magazine, which you are currently reading.


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Styling by Sam Bolton

Hair & Makeup by Kelly Madigan & Leyda Quintero


Patrick McMullan, Victory for Women Photoshoot for the National Hemophilia Foundation, at Pier 59 Studios, NYC, August 24, 2010, Photography by Shaun Mader for

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