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Walker Evans traveled to Paris with dreams of becoming a writer. After being unsuccessful, he returned to the United States, got a camera, and decided to become a photographer instead!
Pictured is his 1936 work, Penny Picture Display, Savannah.
- 9 months ago,
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Crewdson’s Stills from the Forest
Two notable 2003 production stills by Gregory Crewdson close tomorrow at auction, both displaying a forest setting.
Crewdson works within a photographic tradition that combines the documentary style of William Eggleston and Walker Evans with the dream-like vision of filmmakers, such as David Lynch. Crewdson’s method is equally filmic, building elaborate stage sets to make and take pictures of extraordinary intrigue and narrative portent.
- 1 year ago,
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