Faces of the Frontier →
I really like the new show, Faces of the Frontier, at the National Portrait Gallery. Some good portraits of O’Sullivan, Brady, and Gardner and other peoples of the frontier, as well as some other interesting information on the westward expansion. There is also a book that coincides with the show available through University of Oklahoma press.
Google and Photo Books
I found this article http://prisonphotography.wordpress.com/2009/09/26/danny-lyon-vs-google-books/ about a photographer’s work reproduced in Google’s online books. It’s a very interesting case because I love the fact that Google is building this digital archive of books, but I agree with the photographer that there has to be certain rules in reproducing these books. Especially...
Other Scenes I got this zine/catalog in Livingston Montana of all places. It was a very good find considering I almost walked past the store that was selling it. Its a publication which coincides with an exhibition “Other Scenes” at the Robert and Tilton gallery in L.A in 2007. It was published by Nieves books and supportd by the ANP and RVCA. I just went to the Nieves website and...