Hasselblad Foundation's award committee has given the 2023 Hasselblad Award to Carrie Mae Weems "for her decades of work capturing the struggle for equality and painful history that African Americans…Read More
By Matt Damsker
From photography’s earliest days, portraits of politicians, scientists and the otherwise eminent tended to a formality that ensured a sense of dignity and a fitting seriousness of purpose.…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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