Edward Weston - Still life Research
Whilst Researching Irving Penn Bing suggested that i look at Edward Weston. Upon looking at some of his images i was Drawn to his unusual flair for still life imagery. He was born in 1886 and the first images he captured were of the local parks and his aunts farm in Chicago with a bulls eye #2 camera that his father got him for his 16th birthday. He then moved to California briefly working as a surveyor and going door to door for every opportunity to build onto his photography career…
Is this a chambered nautilus shell? No, it’s a carved stone spiral staircase in the “government building” in the amazing German town named Rothenburg o.d.T.
Edward Weston was a seminal American photographer whose radical approach to composition, lighting, and form changed the history of the medium. View Edward Weston’s 3,163 artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. See available photographs, prints and multiples, and design for sale and learn about the artist.