Bio...Linda Matlow Pix International
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has personally had thousands of 'Rights Managed' images published
in magazines, books, newspapers, CD covers and tv shows since 1978.
addition to editorial work, her commercial clients have included
Disney (for more than 10 years)
Architecture and Design Society
National Kidney Foundation
Chicago Flower & Garden Show
The Jerry Springer Show (on and off for 19 years)
Buena Vista Films
The Limelight Club
The Smithsonian Institute
Jamaica Tourist Board
German Foods Consulate
Carrie Lannon Public Relations
Rubenstein Public Relations
Silbar Public Relations
Martin E. Janis Public Relations
Grace Public Relations
The Drake Hotel
The Apparel Center
Hawthorne Race Course
SIlbar Public Relations
The United Way
Coca Cola and hundreds of other
major and up and coming businesses and the celebrities themselves.
Matlow is owner of the photo archives , Pix
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,
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
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:
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
Course(Gold Cup Room),
The original Pump Room Restaurant
Bob Guiccione Jr's Spin
Magazine USA traveling exhibit for SPIN Magazine
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