Bio...Linda Matlow Pix International LLC
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general company email: info at pixintl dot com
  or lmatlow at yahoo dot com

Linda Matlow
has personally had  thousands of 'Rights Managed' images published in magazines, books, newspapers, CD covers and tv shows since 1978.

In addition to editorial work, her commercial clients have included

Walt Disney (for more than 10 years)
Sony Pictures
Architecture and Design Society
National Kidney Foundation
Arista Records
Intersport Television
The Starlight Foundation
Chicago Flower & Garden Show
The Jerry Springer Show (on and off for 19 years)
Steve Wilkos show
Calvin Klein
Brocco Sprouts
Buena Vista Films
Borders Books
Brooks Brothers
Gibson Guitars
The Limelight Club
Nashville Network
Creem Magazine
The Smithsonian Institute
Make-A-Wish Foundation
Jamaica Tourist Board
German Foods Consulate
Paramount Pictures
Carrie Lannon Public Relations
Miramax Films
United Airlines
Colgate Palmolive
Marshall Field's
Rubenstein Public Relations
Silbar Public Relations
Martin E. Janis Public Relations
Grace Public Relations
Hotel Sofitel
Marshall Field's
The Drake Hotel
The Apparel Center
Veuve Clicquot
Ovation Records
WKQX Radio
Hawthorne Race Course
SIlbar Public Relations
WLUP Radio
The United Way
Hotel Sofitel
Warner Brothers
American Express
United Airlines
WMET Radio
Harper's Magazine
Coca Cola and hundreds of other major and up and coming businesses and the celebrities themselves.

Matlow is owner of the photo archives , Pix International( which specializes in covering major entertainment,cultural news and events.
In the 1980s,Linda was voted 'Rock Photographer of the Year' by NRN and Midwest Beat Magazine.

She was photo editor and or Bureau chief and columnist for The Prairie Sun, Chicago Soundz Magazine, Chicago Nightlife Magazine, Midwest Beat, Chicago Beat.
and had a celebrity photo column for many years. In the 1990s she was approached by King World features to go worldwide as their celebrity columnist.
Matlow was also on the masthead or contributing photographer for Creem Magazine, 16 Magazine, Tiger Beat, International Musician, Bop, CMJ, Hit Parader, Song Hits, Musician Magazine, Circus Magazine, Relix Magazine and many others. Pix International started in 1980 in NYC. She does not do 'Paparazzi' style photos. All coverage has been credentialed and by invitation to cover.

Of the thousands of celebrities and bands she's photographed,her favorites thru the years: Lady Di, Paul McCartney, Frank Zappa, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Gregory Hines, Holland Taylor, Dennis Tufano(The Buckinghams),Diana Ross, Dennis Rodman, Tina Turner, David Sanborn, The Ramones, Bob Dylan, Beyonce, James Brown, Judy Carne, Alice Cooper, Victoria Beckham and the list goes on!

In 1980 to the early 2000s Matlow's agency had represented hundreds of well known photographers around the world including a Pulitzer Prize winner and two European photo agencies.
She is still friends with them all and continues to represent their work on a request only basis for upper-end print and television show license renewal requests.
In addition to being interviewed for local and national publications for her work, Linda was a frequent radio guest in the 1980s on various radio stations, including 'entertainment update' and a humor segment called, 'Weather from my balcony' on WLS-AM Radio when she lived on the 39th floor of Marina Towers with a great huge balcony.

Matlow's photos have been licensed to dozens of books around the world and in the early 1990s Pix International published various entertainment magazines on floppy disk and CD.

In the late 2000s, book publishing ventures which included:

 'Dennis Tufano Oh-9  (e-book available on iTunes and e-book and print edition at:

 2010 'Hardcover' a Limited edition compilation of her music photos from 1978 to 2010.The edition quickly sold out.

In addition,she has over  1 million general stock photo images available for rights managed image licensing and has won several print photo competitions thru the years.

Exhibits and prints displayed:

The State of Illinois Building in Chicago (the only non staff photographer to have work displayed there!) Dedication from then Governor George Ryan
WMAQ Radio/TV (NBC)  'Wall of fame' when they were at the Merchandise Mart
Hawthorne Race Course(Gold Cup Room),
The original Pump Room Restaurant
Bob Guiccione Jr's Spin Magazine USA traveling exhibit for SPIN Magazine
Marina Gallery
Walt Disney Chicago Office, WMET Radio and WLUP Radio
Private homes and offices of art patrons
Symmetry Hair Shapers

Several photo competions over the years. The latest one, 2019,
"Painterly Fog in Chicago," Nature Nominee for the International Color Awards

Private client galleries and stock(viewing is by password ONLY to open accounts)  contact us:  info at pixintl dot com

Though no longer a Chicago resident, she plans on visiting at least once a year to recapture her favorite locations.

Pix International entertainement site is published at

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Latest Press I've received:

August 11, 2020
Inside Publications (viewable only by subscription to their site) Article: "Finding Love During A Pandemic...nearly 50 years later." by Felicia Dechter

October 16, 2017: Chicago Sun Times

Chicago Reader October 17,2017:

The Times of Indiana: November 23, 2017