Brandon Flowers of The Killers is one of pop music's reigning front men. In the years following the band's triple-platinum glam-rock debut, Flowers became muse to artist Elizabeth Peyton, who over the years has painted a myriad of male musicians including David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, Eminem, and Jarvis Cocker.

PAPER asked Elizabeth to capture Brandon for a cover story, and our very own Robert Winslow, LAICALE Director, cut his hair before the shoot.