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The Allure of Self-Taught Art | At the Smithsonian

Roger Catlin Museums Correspondent In the beginning, the weathervanes pointed the way. While scouring antique shops in the 1970s, Margaret Z. Robson purchased rustic, handmade barn toppers along with other handmade bits of Americana. Robson was “very attached to the American democratic experiment, so [she] bought weathervanes, and...

The Museum of Modern Art Announces NEW PHOTOGRAPHY 2023

The Museum of Contemporary Artwork announces New Images 2023: Kelani Abass, Akinbode Akinbiyi, Yagazie Emezi, Amanda Iheme, Abraham Oghobase, Karl Ohiri, Symbol Oluwamuyiwa. On watch from May possibly 28 by way of September 16, 2023, the exhibition explores the photographic do the job of seven artists, all at...

Quotes on photography and art to change the way you shoot

Inspirational quotes can be somewhat of a divider among people – not just photographers. Some of us love plastering little sayings and reminders on the walls of our houses, instagram and social media feeds, so that we can refer to them for inspiration and motivation.  However, there are...

The Rare Leica Camera That Smashed Auction Records

Leading view of Leica -Collection no.105, one of 23 prototypes that preceded the industrial launch of the initial Leitz 35 mm camera. (all images courtesy Leica Digital camera Classics) They say a photograph is truly worth a thousand text, but that pales in comparison to a camera really...