Alfred Stieglitz: The Eloquent Eye

Wish I could say that I’ve had more time to write and think about writing, but I have not. Nevertheless, I have not lost my desire to share. So for your viewing pleasure, here is a great documentary I recently showed my class.



Brett Weston at the Nelson

Today I got to go to one of my favorite galleries to see some wonderful photography: the Nelson Atkins Museum in Kansas City, MO. On display right now is a large exhibition of work by Brett Weston, son of the infamous Edward Weston, one of my favorite photographers. When I asked a friend of mine, who had seen the show a few days earlier, what he thought of it, he replied that he had always found Brett’s work to be “technically stunning and conceptually lacking.” Continue reading