Irving Penn – Mascara Wars, New York 2001. Fujicolor crystal archive print. Phillips Auction, New York.
Irving Penn: Centennial – Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The master photographer’s retrospective highlights his pared-down aesthetic of studio photography with meticulous attention to nuance and detail. The use of minimal backgrounds (for over 60 years he used mostly an old painted theater curtain), difussed lighting and modern compositions were both innovative and influential… Continue reading Irving Penn: Centennial