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Carpet Veins

These are two of my favourite photos of The Doors. I first saw these photos when I was about 10 years old & I have never stopped wondering what they were thinking about… or what happened to that amazing carpet; to me it looked like the veins on an arm & they were all coming out of Jim Morrison. 43 more words


Art Kane

Altra mostra che spero abbiate avuto occasione di vedere, l’antologica di Art Kane a Modena.

Insieme alle immagini iconiche, Harlem 1958, gli Who avvolti dalla Union Jack, Jim Morrison nell’armadio, i grandi temi sociali, i grandi sandwich, c’era anche questa foto per Vogue 1963 che ritrae Dolores Wettach.


A Great Day in Harlem

It was a Summer day in New York City, 1958. A young photographer paced nervously in front of a Harlem brownstone. He had spread word that he hoped to take a picture for a special edition of…

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1950's Jazz


Photo © Art Kane. Mothers of Invention, circa 1968

Art Kane was one of the most influential photographers of the twentieth century. A bold visionary, Kane’s work encompassed fashion, editorial, celebrity portraiture, travel, and nudes with a restless and innovative eye, and he gravitated towards strong colour, eroticism and surreal humour. 158 more words



Photo © Art Kane. Jim Morrison, 1968

Three years since our Art Kane. Pictures from a Visionary Photographer, on Thursday June 25th the first big museum retrospective show dedicated to Art Kane’s genius will open at the Galleria civica in Modena. 137 more words