Post Tagged with: "William Eggleston"

Arts & Culture, Books

The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology ed. William Ewing and Barbara Hitchcock

The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology ed. William Ewing and Barbara Hitchcock

Remember that time, not so very long ago, when we all rushed down to the local Boots to drop in our films for printing? From this frustration of impatiently waiting anything from an hour (for those willing to stump up extra) to a week, to see the results of all […]

by × July 3, 2017 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Books

William Eggleston Portraits – The National Portrait Gallery, London

William Eggleston Portraits – The National Portrait Gallery, London

Think of a William Eggleston photograph and it most likely will not feature any people. You most likely may recall simple slices of rural American life: a tangle of wires on a red ceiling, a child’s bike, a coke machine, old gas stations or simply a patch of wall. His work celebrated for the experimental […]

by × September 12, 2016 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Photo London 2016, Somerset House

Photo London 2016, Somerset House

Only founded last year, Photo London has already become the biggest Photographic fair in the UK and with 85 exhibitors from twenty countries, it is also undoubtedly one of the largest in the world. Taking place over four days it occupies a maze of rooms – and a courtyard pavilion – […]

by × May 23, 2016 × 0 comments

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Saul Leiter: Retrospective – The Photographers Gallery, London

Saul Leiter: Retrospective – The Photographers Gallery, London

“I like it when one is not certain what one sees. When we do not know why the photographer has taken a picture and when we do not know why we are looking at it, all of a sudden we discover something that we start seeing. I like this confusion.” […]

by × March 12, 2016 × 0 comments

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Alex Prager, Face in the Crowd – M+B, Los Angeles

Alex Prager, Face in the Crowd – M+B, Los Angeles

Inspired by the colour images of William Eggleston, self-taught American photographer, Alex Prager, creates scenes using theatrical constructed settings, combined with technicolor palettes. Face in the Crowd, currently on display at M+B gallery, Los Angeles, is her mesmeric new series of work, made up of photographs which detail elaborately staged crowds. […]

by × February 5, 2014 × 0 comments