Posts Tagged ‘ photography ’

Tom Clark – Poet, March 1, 1941 – August 18, 2018  | Academy of American Poets

Photo credit: Mark Gould

Source: Tom Clark – Poet | Academy of American Poets

 

Tom Clark, renowned poet and biographer, dies in Berkeley crash

The Berkeley man who died after being struck by a car while crossing The Alameda at 8:40 p.m. on Friday has been identified by friends as the poet Tom Clark.

Clark had just updated his blog, “Beyond the Pale,” on Friday.

Tom Clark, renowned poet and biographer, dies in Berkeley crash – Berkeleyside

 

Tom Clark and I discovered each other through our blogs. We granted one another carte blanche in sharing posts and comments. It was to his blog, “Beyond the Pale,” that I increasingly turned over the years for a deeper take on the world as he partnered poems and AP images with a journalistic fervor and original sense of humor even Horace Greeley would have enjoyed. I loved what you did, Tom, and I’m glad that you knew that. – Donna Fleischer, word pond

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Uplacore – The Lonely State – La Strada Solitaria (2018) | YouTube

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MISHKA HENNER – JONATHAN LEWIS ​ AN ACT OF COLLECTIVE FAITH – galerieas

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Peter Hujar’s Elegy for New York City in the 1980s

Peter Hujar, “Gay Liberation Front Poster Image” (1969), gelatin silver print, 18 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (image), The Morgan Library & Museum, © Peter Hujar Archive, LLC

Hujar’s photographs document the effervescent creative spirit that pulsed through the East Village as the AIDS crisis unfolded.

Source: Peter Hujar’s Elegy for New York City in the 1980s

The Woman Who Was Robert Capa – Vantage – Medium

Gerda Taro

Gerda Taro didn’t just help invent one of the world’s most famous photographers. Briefly, she was him.

Source: The Woman Who Was Robert Capa – Vantage – Medium

Scholarly Exhibition Explores the Pioneering Role of Women Using Color in Photography — Humble Arts Foundation

© Ellen Carey

Color photography can trace its earliest roots to Anna Atkins’ mid-nineteenth century botanical cyanotypes. While camera-less, her adoption of the process has led many to consider her to be the world’s first female photographer. Curator, historian and artist Ellen Carey’s latest exhibition &

Source: Scholarly Exhibition Explores the Pioneering Role of Women Using Color in Photography — Humble Arts Foundation

WINNERS—Magnum Photography Awards 2017

 

Floating Seahorse, Dubai, January 2017. The Floating Seahorse is an underwater holiday villa at the Heart of Europe, a man-made archipelago 2.5 miles off Dubai. It features underwater bedrooms and bathrooms. By the time the ambitious project is complete, in 2018, there will be more than 125 floating villas, which cost as much as £2.2 million each. © Nick Hannes. Documentary Series Winner, Magnum Photography Awards 2017.

Source: WINNERS—Magnum Photography Awards 2017

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