While in Paris, photography became Brassai’s main language as he wandered through bars, ballrooms and occasionally brothels, sometimes giving direction to his subjects.
A reissue of “The Beautiful Smile” looks back on Nan Goldin’s highly personal work that combines art photography with a snapshot aesthetic.
A recently republished book sorts out the life of Tina Modotti as an artist and activist — and the long shadow of Edward Weston.
My review of the photographer Bill Diodato’s new book, Care of Ward 81 (forward by Mary Ellen Mark).
Kiki Smith is known primarily as a sculptor, but this book showcases her talent as a photographer.