Photography // Monday, April 13, 2015
Mostly known for his high contrast black and white crime scene photos, New York City photographer Weegee also explored the lively and exciting parts of the city he called home. This past February marked the release of a photobook collection of Weegee’s most telling images of New York.
Photography // Friday, April 18, 2014
In the 1930’s and 40’s, a Ukrainian photographer by the name of Arthur Fellig made a living photographing crime scenes for New York City area newspapers. He gained his nickname “Weegee”from the phonetic version of the ouija board because of his seemingly clairvoyant ability to arrive at a crime scene just minutes after it occurred.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 28, 2010
An exhibition intended to open discussion about surveillance and the gaze, Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera opens this week at London’s Tate Modern. The show explores themes of eroticism, celebrity, violence and security in the world around us. Over 250 works have been selected by Tate Modern in conjunction with the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.