Arrested Motion reports, "Finding Vivian Maier: Chicago Street Photographer is the first American exhibition of photographs by Vivian Maier (1926 – 2009). It opens Friday, 7 January at the Chicago Cultural Center and runs until Sunday, 3 April. The enigmatic, private yet outspoken Maier and...

First, the transition of streetstyle photography into streetstyle paparazzi. "The ‘bloggers walk' in the Jardin des Tuileries, site of many major Paris shows, is now completely out of control," Amed writes. "Indeed, it's become increasingly difficult to tell the difference between the...

It's no secret that Vintage fashion photography is one of my favorite things, my list of favorites is growing quickly! I've only recently come across the brilliant work of photographer Melvin Sokolsky, these images are from the 'Bubble' series he did for Harpers Bazaar in 1963, there's 25 in...

She loves vintage hunting, photography and the city of Melbourne. Let's meet her! 1. Tell us a little bit about yourself (who you are/what you do/where you're from, etc.) I'm from Australia, I write the blog K is for Kani. I also design and create hair accessories on Etsy...

"Life Through Her Lens" the collection began with the photography of Vivian Maier, a mysteriously cloaked Chicago nanny whose work from the 1950s through the 1970s, was discovered in mounds of undeveloped rolls after her death. Beige Stripe Sand Crepe Jacket | White Latered Cotton Rib Tank...

EWG's trip to Brixton is one of only a few forays into streetstyle photography. Most of our pictures are taken by others; only occasionally do we take our own. So it's all the more surprising for me to stop this guy on 5th Avenue, only for him to remember me from a while back when I'd asked...

She worked closely with Richard Avedon, whose photograph of her in a floor-length black evening gown with circus elephants—"Dovima with the Elephants"—taken at the Cirque d'hiver, Paris, in August 1955, has become an icon. The gown was the first evening dress designed for Christian Dior by...

Now, with roughly 90% of her archive reconstructed, Vivian's work is part of a renaissance in interest in the art of Street Photography. That is the story of Vivian Maier, whom Peter Ash Lee brought to my attention recently. I share it with you today because it's an incredible story; and...

Hailed as one of the greatest street photographers of all time, Vivian Maier's photographs (and story) had remained a mystery for decades after she first picked up a camera. While working as a nanny in Chicago, Maier shot over 100,000 photographs — many of which were never developed or seen,...

While browsing the web yesterday, I came across this amazing blog dedicated to the photography of Vivian Maier. The story about the discovery of her work is perhaps just as fantastic as the iconic images themselves: Her collection of over 100,000 negatives and prints was purchased at an...

 

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