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'Things Are Queer' At Duane Michals' Retrospective At The Carnegie Museum Of Art

In Susan Sontag’s seminal On Photography, Sontag states, “A photograph is both a pseudo-presence and a token of absence. Like a wood fire in a room, photographs–especially those of people, of distant landscapes and faraway cities, of the vanished past–are incitements to reverie. 1,326 more words


Monsieur Dirk (by Duane Michals, 1992)

1. Monsieur Dirk demuestra en exclusiva para nuestra cámara como creó su famoso sombrero “La Baguette” // Monsieur Dirk demonstrates for our camera exclusively how he created his famous “La Baguette” hat. 109 more words


Autorretrato con mi Angel Guardián // Self portrait with my Guardian Angel (by Duane Michals, 1974)

“El nombre de mi ángel guardián es Pete. Él nació en 1898 y murió en 1932. Pete había sido un marino mercante durante toda su vida, y se ahogó en una terrible tormenta en el Mar del Norte. 74 more words


Assignment 2- Duane Michals

Michal’s is known most for his work with series, multiple exposures and text. He started off as a fashion photographer but later on went to exploring much deeper means of photographical story telling. 310 more words


Research Point #3 -- Duane Michals

Duane Michals’ ‘This Photograph is My Proof’ (1974)

Question: Is this image actually proof of a happy liaison or is that just what we choose to see? 571 more words

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