Category: Art

Indecent… destroy that artwork!

I attended a panel discussion on connoisseurship in the arts last Tuesday and during the discussion a current UK court ruling was brought to our attention: A district…

KLEEBLATT 17 – Der Reiz des Unerfüllten bei Kunstleben

The time after fighting acne and before finding your first gray hair is allegedly the best in your life. On the other hand puberty might include many problems…

Pete Eckert – seeing without seeing

Are there blind photographers? Five minutes ago I would have said “probably not”. How do you compose and bring your picture beyond the snapshot that is just an…

Gute Aussichten 2010/2011

gute aussichten – junge deutsche fotografie is a project set up in 2004 in support of talented young photographers. The core element of the project is an annual…

Twinkle, twinkle, little star… Vivian Maier at Hilaneh von Kories, Hamburg

A few days ago I discovered the work of Vivian Maier through a friend. The week after another friend pointed out that Hilaneh von Kories, on of Hamburg’s…

Vivian Maier

From time to time people find hidden photographic treasures (like the Anseln Adams plates that made it in the media last July) and especially if big names are…