Gordon Parks, Cafe window, Paris, 1964
Gordon Parks, the brilliant photographer, filmmaker and all-around renaissance man, was born 101 years ago today in Fort Scott, Kansas. In this photo, Mr. Parks is in Venice, Italy, listening to a recording of the rehearsal for the concerto he composed, which was performed in Venice in July 1952. Pictured with him are the renown conductor Dean Dixon and his wife, Mary Mandelin, a Finnish playwright. Photo by James Whitmore/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images.
Dec 8, 2013
Robert Capa and John Steinbeck. Moscow. 1947
writing A Russian Journal (1948)
What road signs would look like if designed by cyclists
Angelo in Robe
1979 (negative); 1995 (print)
David Lebe, American, born 1948
Philadelphia Museum of Art © David Lebe
I could watch this forever.
"101 Dalmatians" (1961)