Pictures of Pictures: The Ambiguities of Laura Letinsky

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Fine Art, Uncategorized- Sep 18, 2012 Comments Off

The declaration that “a rose is a rose is a rose” is one of Gertrude Stein’s best-known lines. Now, with an upcoming body of work called Ill Form & Void Full, photographer Laura Letinsky—who is a fan of Stein’s—has her own take on the idea.

Dan Winters in a Thousand Words: An Ode to a Friend by Nick Offerman

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Uncategorized- Sep 12, 2012 Comments Off

Photographer Dan Winters’ retrospective show, ‘America: Icons and Ingenuity’, opens Sept. 14 at the Jepson Center in Savannah, Ga. Here, Nick Offerman writes for LightBox about Winters’ extraordinary passion and dedication to his interests.

The DNC in Pictures: The Delegates by Grant Cornett

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Uncategorized- Sep 07, 2012 Comments Off

Photographer Grant Cornett took to the streets of North Carolina, capturing members from each state’s delegation. His work puts a face on the Democratic Party of 2012.

Photo Stroll – The V&A’s permanent Photographs Gallery collection 2011-12

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, HotshoeBlog, Photography Shows, Women Photographers- Jul 31, 2012 Comments Off

When I went to the press call at the V&A for the announcement of the up-and-coming show of work from the Middle East, I got shown the exhibition of photographs taken from the V&A’s permanent collection. The collection is of … Continue reading