Erwin Blumenfeld Photography
A Dadaist collagist–turned-photographer, Erwin Blumenfeld began publishing his fashion shoots in magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan in the late 1930s. Working with print solarization and superimposition, and using mirrors and gauzy fabrics to divide photographic space, Blumenfeld transformed both the models and their clothes into collagelike elements. In Red Cross (cover for Vogue, above), 1945, the
Simply Stunning: Richard Avedon’s Portraits
Good luck keeping your $#!% together when you walk into a room and see Jackie O., Malcolm X, Elizabeth Taylor, Tina Turner, Truman Capote, Janis Joplin, Katharine Hepburn, and Andy Warhol all in th…
Hannah Starkey - Untitled - May 1997 - Contemporary Art
Hannah Starkey, Untitled May 1997. Using actors within carefully considered settings, Hannah Starkeys photographs reconstruct scenes from everyday life with the concentrated stylisation of film. View art online at The Saatchi Gallery - London contemporary art gallery.