Posts Tagged ‘Art’

American Suburb X

March 29, 2010

I just recently discovered the American Suburb X webpage and I would like to share it to those who haven’t seen it yet! As they say on their website:

Photo: Doug Rickard

“AMERICAN SUBURB X is an ever-growing archive and fiercely edited look at photography’s global past, present and ever-unfolding future. Our mission is to provide, educate and titillate those who are obsessed with photography and all of its beautiful moving parts.”

Take a look at their interview section here. A lot of interesting reading ahead of you!

They are even on Facebook!

Enjoy

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Nobuyoshi Araki

July 7, 2009

It’s hard to define what Araki is up to. A little bit of everything and a lot of bondage maybe, but few photographers are as versatile and knowledgeable as the crazy japanese.

If you would like to see more videos of Araki, I can strongly recommend to watch “Arakamentari” (and here is the trailer):

Bill Brandt

June 26, 2009

You might have to look at Bill Brandt right away, such a defining photographer and such a sweet character.

Martin Parr

June 25, 2009

One of our time most distinct photographers, Martin Parr:

UPDATE:

Parr’s approach to photography can easily be transferred to short films as well. Just take a look at this clip, that can be found on this DVD:

Garry Winogrand

June 16, 2009

“I don’t have anything to say in any picture. My only interest in photography is to see what something looks like as a photograph. I have no preconceptions.” -Gary Winogrand