Edward Weston, Cabbage Leaf, 1931. Gelatin Silver Print.1968.7.2
Edward Weston was born on March 24, 1886 and passed away from Parkinson's disease January 1, 1958 in his famous Wildcat Point home in California. He had an early interest in photography and spent a lot of time photographing the area in which he lived in Illinois. In 1908 he attended the Illinois College of Photography. He had several lovers through out his lifetime which seemed to represent different phases of his artistic interest. Most notable of these women was Charis Wilson who…
Idag ska jag på artist talk med Sophie Calle. Jag har sett fram i mot den här dagen sen jag fick reda på att hon fick Hasselbladspriset. Det var ett halleluja moment och nu har alltså dagen kommit. Jag försöker komma på när jag först upptäckte Sophie Calle. Hon har varit med så länge i mitt medvetande att jag inte kommer ihåg när hon första gången steg in i mitt liv. Jag minns att hon tog mig med storm i alla fall. Hennes fantasifulla sätt att hantera omvärlden och vardagen inspirerade och…
Get Inspired! 7 Current Photo Exhibits
The best way for me to dive further into photography or just refresh my creative mojo is to get into the calm, curated space of a fine art museum. There’s so many wonderful photo driven shows around the country now, many of them coming down Monday. So bring your sketchpad and get lost in some remarkable images that will inspire your own photography. There are contemporary and historical artists showing all over the country in photo shows right now.
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nourriture = libération a blog curated with love, Mara Corsino Haute Food is a blog that pays tribute to food and its place on our collective imagery. It explores through its research how photography, cinema, literature, music, advertising and fashion see and communicate with food. Whether it earns a leading role or acts as a simple prop, Haute Food tells a genuine, unusual or tempting story with food and the rites surrounding it. *all images are property of their respective owners*