Gilberto Torre’s Brings Revival’s Windows to Life
Gilberto Torres spend 37 years with his partner, Fashion Photographer Richard Armas in Los Angeles where they owned their own business on Melrose Ave. Gilberto represented the business, managed the business and started dressing the models 30 years ago. Many of the photo shoots and covers of magazines like Play Girl, Mexico Vogue, Women’s Wear Daily, Passion Magazine and the Advocate Magazine were their clients. Working with Celebrities Like Julie Newmar, Carmen Electra, Madeline Stowe, Eric Estrada, Shannon Doherty, Mett Cedeno”, Bara bar Carrera, Laura Harring and Constance Marie were featured on these covers.
Gilberto’s partner Richard passed about the time Revivals San Diego opened and while walking past the store one day, he notice Volunteers needed sign and fill out the application. “It’s been like a light at the end of the tunnel for me” I have met wonderful people, and may are now close friends. I enjoy being able to continue to use my creative talents while supporting the HIV community of both San Diego and Palm Springs. “one of the best things that has happened to me.”