Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali, nicknamed "The Greatest" was the most significant and celebrated athlete of the 20th century, as one of the greatest boxers of all time. George Kalinsky and Muhammad Ali met when Kalinsky's love for boxing and creativity came together, Kalinsky conceived the idea of “Rope a Dope” for Muhammad Ali after Ali told Kalinsky, he cannot beat George Foreman. Kalinsky's images of Muhammad Ali communicate just how they understood one another through his lens.

February 1971: Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali spar in Joe's Philadelphia gym.