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Vivian Maier. Street Photographer

Di Caterina Giovanardi-The 3Nines Arts  English version  Vivien Maier è una fotografa americana estremamente interessante e affascinante anche a causa dell'alone di mistero che la circonda. Viene considerata una delle più importanti esponenti di street photography, ma nessuno poté apprezzare la sua opera finché era in vita perché si mante...
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This Edit of Is This Who We Are : Photography and the Human Condition

By El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts Life. For most of us means working 'decent' shift after 'decent' shift ad infinitum. Human coalface, working a tedious seam of soul destroying ordinaryness, for – RELATIVELY – little reward. The vast majority of us are forced to do this because we need to keep a roof over our heads feed ourselves, and our fami...
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Messages From The Visual World

By El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts As a writer and a journalist I love text, I love words, I love the process of writing and of selecting how the words are put together to form sentences, paragraphs, stories, fact, fiction... Narrative is, for me, the way a story unfolds, and I always have this feeling (rightly or wrongly) that we ( as a human ...
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Robert Mapplethorpe. Coreografia per una mostra/Choreography for an Exhibition

Di Caterina Giovanardi-The 3Nines Arts  English version Robert Mapplethorpe è considerato uno dei più importanti e influenti fotografi del Novecento; è famoso soprattutto per i ritratti in bianco e nero di artisti e personaggi famosi, i nudi sia maschili che femminili, le nature morte e i reportage sul mondo del bondage e del sadomaso della Ne...
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Down and Out In Paris and Los Angeles : The Documentary Work of Emerging Star Suzanne Stein

By El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts  Look up. What do you see? Millions of stars in a black sky? It is a bit like photographers. They are everywhere across social media, on Twitter, on Instagram, and on Facebook. But here, amidst this rapidly expanding photographic universe, there are a few brilliantly lit stars. One of the big finds, for m...
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Art and Text - Narrative, Language and Understanding?

 By El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts Everyday of our lives we use language to communicate, to exchange ideas and messages. We create descriptions of the world, and what we understand as 'reality' via theories written in language, usually deposited in books or magazines or online. We are constantly taking in information. It comes at us like ...
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Christmas Will Be Magic

El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts Art, and life are not mutually exclusive. In fact part of the reason for the existence of art is to, in some way, reflect life back to us - like a mirror, and, very often, a dark mirror. Christmas, they promise, will be magic. Look at the television ads. Selectively conceived sentimental, family-driven plots, tab...
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Weegee, vida y obra

Por: Ruth Rodríguez, Monterrey, Nuevo León.  somosysoy@gmail.com The 3Nines Arts   English version El primer paparazzi, así lo justifica la historia. Urcher Felling originario de los que hoy es Ucrania, nace en 1899. De origen judío, viaja con su familia a New York cuando tenía 10 años, momento en el que, debido a sus escasos recurso...
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Steve McCurry

Di Caterina Giovanardi-The 3Nines Arts  English version Il fotografo statunitense Steve McCurry è noto in tutto il mondo per le sue bellissime immagini di carattere documentaristico. L'essenza della sua arte è riassunta in una sua famosa frase: " Molte delle mie fotografie rappresentano soggetti umani. Cerco di catturare i momenti nascosti, l'...
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Lise Sarfati

​ Par Danielle Bernard-The 3Nines Arts  English version FRANCE . La photographe autodidacte française Lise Sarfati inscrit ses photographies dans un rapport du corps et de l'existence au vide à travers ses portraits. Attirée par la Russie depuis ses études (son mémoire portait sur la photographie russe des années 20), elle consacre une partie ...
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Corporate Graffiti or Brand Art, Whatever You Call It - It Is Everywhere

 By El Ratón Automático-The 3Nines Arts  Photographs used to advertise many different products. Gaily coloured burgers with bright red ketchup and juicy green lettuce or pencil slim models in jeans in the windows of fashion shops, or pretty young ladies framed in photographs in banks, smiling like unhinged angels inviting you to part with...
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Occupy The New Tumblr - By Hugh Ardoin

 Hugh Ardoin-The 3Nines Arts In the Tumblr new atto da fe "A better more positive Tumblr" Jeff D'Onofrio Tumblr CEO pretends to rid the world of the cancer of creativity and freedom of opinion, from now on only the" big brother values" will prevail It starts on the wrong footing and it deserves to be quoted below "Since its founding in 2007, T...
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Online for the people

Sergio Burns-The 3Nines Arts​ The 24 hour party people technology of the early 21st century must be the Twitter tribe? Round and round the social media goes like an out of control carousel, live feed in real time churning out tiny symbolic and - new - 280 character messages and visuals. People, from all over the world tweeting as if their sanity de...
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Saul Leiter, peintre citadin, poète de rue

English version Laëtitia Bartholome-The 3Nines Arts Chez le photographe américain Saul Leiter, né en 1923 à Pittsburg et mort à près de 90 ans New-York, nul témoignage, nul discours, nul message, nul jugement véhiculés, seulement la peinture de moments fugaces, d'émotions fugitives, d'ombres tendres. Des scénographies solitaires, mélancoliques et b...
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