Born to Dutch parents, Al Vandenberg (1932-2012) grew up near Boston, USA with an English foster family. He served in the Korean War as part of the American military and later attended art school in Boston and New York. Having studied photography alongside Bruce Davidson, Alexey Brodovitch and Richard Avedon, Vandenberg became […]Read more "Al Vandenberg"
Juvenile In Justice is a project to document the placement and treatment of American juveniles housed by law in facilities that treat, confine, punish, assist and, occasionally, harm them. Girls in Justice, the much-anticipated follow up to Juvenile in Justice, turns our focus to girls in the system, and not a moment too soon. With a […]Read more "Juvenile In Justice, Richard Ross"
Jill Freedman is a highly respected New York City documentary photographer whose award-winning work is included in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art, the International Center of Photography, George Eastman House, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the New York Public Library, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, […]Read more "Jill Freedman"
Three Dutch women. Russian Cossacks Romanian shepherd Greek soldier Children from Lapland Slovakian women Three women from Guadeloupe Cossack man from the steppes of Russia Danish man Hindu boy Algerian man Slovak woman and children Romanian piper Dutch children Pipers Between 1892-1954, Ellis Island served as an immigration inspection station for millions of immigrants arriving […]Read more "Portraits of Ellis Island Immigrants, Augustus Sherman"
While hiking in Rochester, NY I stumbled across the ruin of an old home that George Eastman had once owned. This piqued my interest and I read his biography. I was fascinated with photography and before I had completed the book, before I had even taken a photograph or seen a print develop in the […]Read more "Cole Thompson"
Susan Meiselas (born 1948) is an American documentary photographer. She has been associated with Magnum Photos since 1976 and a full member since 1980. Her works have been published in newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, The Times, Time, GEO and Paris Match. She received the Robert Capa Gold Medal in 1979 and […]Read more "Susan Meiselas"
Brett Weston seemed destined from birth to become one of our greatest American photographic artists. Born in Los Angeles in 1911, the second son of photographer Edward Weston, he had perhaps the closest artistic relationship with his famous father of all four of the Weston sons. In 1925, Edward removed Brett from school and […]Read more "Brett Weston"