All posts featuring photographers, a specific photography, the technologies involved with photography and more general ideas about the photography as a modern medium.
☛ Fandor: “In Search of Bruno S.” a photo-essay by Ekkehard Wölk, with the assistance of Ehsan Khoshbakht, published online on June 10, 2014. All photo by Ekkehard Wölk. Bruno Schleinstein is known, among other things, for his memorable performance as the lead actor in two of Werner Herzog’s films: The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser […]
☛ La Maison Française, New York University: Robert Silvers, New York City, early 1980s, from the exhibition “Dominique Nabokov: The World of the New York Review of Books”, Friday, November 1st – Friday, December 6th, 2013. Catalogue: PDF. Press release: PDF. For more details about the photo, see the end of this post. • • […]
• By Philippe Theophanidis on February 4, 2014 ― Published in Communication, Photography, Technology | Tagged: book, community, Deleuze, friend, friendship, Guattari, Heidegger, humanism, love, media, medium, milieu, philosophy, Sloterdijk
☛ Magnum Photos: New Year 1967, Prague, Czechoslovakia, by Josef Koudelka. Image Reference KOJ1967001W00250/X (PAR289988). © Josef Koudelka/Magnum Photos. • • • Below is a short selection of the posts I’ve published here in 2013. Some of them develop an argument about a specific topic, while others document an item of interest (previous yearly recaps: […]
☛ LIFE: “Tereska Draws Her Home”, photo by David Seymour, Vol. 25, No. 26, December 27, 1948, p. 16. The original caption reads as follow: Children’s wounds are not all outward. Those made in the mind by years of sorrow will take years to heal. In Warsaw, at an institute which cares for some of […]
• By Philippe Theophanidis on December 19, 2013 ― Published in Art, Communication, Photography | Tagged: catastrophe, child, childhood, children, civil, community, environment, home, house, ruins, terror, trauma, war