World-famous landscape photographer Peter Lik was joined by celebrities and hundreds of his collectors last night to celebrate the grand opening of his new gallery at Mandalay Place and unveil a brand-new photo. Joining Lik was PEEPSHOW’s Holly Madison, Joey Fatone, Carrot Top, Criss Angel, Pawn Star’s Rick Harrison and his new fiancée, Deanna Burditt, football Hall of Famer and former Chicago Bears running back Gale Sayers, the sexy girls from X Burlesque at The Flamingo, “American Idol’s” Jacob Lusk, Rick Dale of Rick’s Restorations, Paul Shortino of Quiet Riot and magician Murray Shawchuck.
About Peter Lik:
A Master Photographer from both the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and the Professional Photographers of America (PPA), Peter Lik has been awarded fellowships by the British Institute of Professional Photographers (BIPP) and The Royal Photographic Society (RPS). Based in Las Vegas, LIK USA™ has sold in excess of $300 million of fine art photography, has 13 galleries and counts presidents and celebrities among his many collectors. Lik sold his photograph “One,” taken on the banks of the Androscoggin River in New Hampshire, for $1 million, and had his classic image “Ghost” included in an exhibition of Nature’s Best Photography in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington D.C. In 2012, Lik’s photograph “Inner Piece” was included in the Smithsonian, as well.