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The Experiment: What is Hungarian Photographic Art

Please Join Us at the International Center of Photography Library Thursday August 7 2014, 6:00-8:00 pm to celebrate The Experiment: What is Hungarian Photographic Art Organized by Shandor Hassan in honor of the life and work of Gabor Kerekes (1945-2014) … Continue reading

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Bernard Yenelouis on Found Photos in Detroit

Arianna Arcara’s & Luca Santese’s Found Photos in Detroit is a collection of damaged Polaroids, snapshots and forensic images collected by the authors in Detroit. The poor condition of the images, the grime and wear kept intact in the scans … Continue reading

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A Prime Number of Photo Books for 2013

In lieu of the excess of photo books that appear now, I will limit my list for 2013 to items that animate my interests, rather than a hierarchy of quality. My interests for 2013 include: nineteenth century “hidden mothers”, war … Continue reading

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Neutral is the only gender that suits me best

Neutral is the only gender that suits me best (Claude Cahun) by Mike Fernandez And, No. I will follow the water in the air, the trail in the water, the mirage in the pupil…I wish to hunt myself down, to … Continue reading

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Diary by Corinne Day – review by Leanne Benson.

“Good friends make you face the truth about yourself and you do the same for them, as painful, or as pleasurable, as the truth may be.” This paragraph is on the back of Corinne Day’s autobiographical photo book Diary. I … Continue reading

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Delicacies Review

by Tyler Goldfarb, ICP Library midwinter intern Ron Stark’s Delicacies is a humble little book that can be easily looked past because of its physical simplicity. The photographer is almost impossible to find on the Internet, but that doesn’t dismiss … Continue reading

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Hans‐Jurgen Burkard

As I was logging some archives today, I came across an interesting letter handwritten by someone named Hans to someone named Anna. The letter describes Hans’ difficulties in regaining entry to Russia to continue an assignment for the German magazine STERN, and goes … Continue reading

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