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Gordon Parks’ “American History”, or Why Style Can’t Be Taught

Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Ingrid Bergman, Duke Ellington, Glenn Gould, Paul Newman: some of the most iconic portraits of celebrities, artists and human rights activists of the 20th century were taken by a self-taught photographer born into poverty and segregation in Kansas. 470 more words


Photographer: Gordon Parks - A Harlem Family

In March 2013, Christina and I were visiting New York City. While there we took a train north to visit the Harlem Studio Museum where there just happened to be an exhibition of Gordon Parks’s project “A Harlem Family.” It was a very fortunate coincidence for me as that project was an inspiration for my thesis work in… 46 more words


Great Inspiration - Gordon Parks

Hi everybody,

Long time no talk….. Hope everyone’s week has started very well.

Today I’d like to share one of the great photographers whose work inspires me a lot – Gordon Parks… 50 more words

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