Swann Auction Galleries' recent October sale of "Art & Storytelling: Art & Photobooks" combined works spanning the lifetime of the medium into an auction intended to "highlight the interrelationships between…Read More
By Matt Damsker
The camera freezes motion; but when the subject is dance, it also freezes the grace, angularity and aspiration of the human form and spirit. Thus, the best…Read More
An edited version of this interview first appeared in the September-October-November, 2002 issue of Photographie International. My thanks to its publisher, Jean-Luc Pons, for allowing me to reproduce it…Read More
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