Photographer Art Shay died April 28th of heart failure in Deerfield, IL. He was 96.
Born in the Bronx in 1922, Shay photographed many famous personalities on over 1,500 freelance…Read More
Lisa Holden is a British-born artist based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Her earlier visual work explores notions of the self as a series of estranged identities-guises adopted and appropriated, and…Read More
Besides historical and aesthetic considerations, most photography collectors ultimately will face the real economic issue of both buying and selling images.
Few of us merely inherit a collection and then pass…Read More
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