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The Disappearing Organ Grinder

Moisés Rosas is an organ grinder in Mexico City. According to Azam Ahmed at the NY Times, Rosas’s art is not as popular with the public as it used to be, and that makes some folks wistful. 290 more words

Competition Among Philly Street Performers for Extra Cash

Matt Anthony is from Fishtown in Philadelphia, PA. He works as a political organizer, helping out candidates like councilman Bobby Henon and Presidential nominee Hilary Clinton with their campaigns. 48 more words


Vernacular Photography

The term ‘vernacular’ means a quality of being ‘indigenous’ or ‘native’, so in photographic discourse this relates to a photography which features people in their ordinary, everyday environment, often without posing (having a direct gaze) for the camera. 237 more words

Oct 08, 2016 - [Saturday] Is this what you call art? - Tin Bin Man

Glasgow, Scotland, taken on July 30, 2016

The Tin Bin Man is becoming (or has become?) somewhat of a Glaswegian legend. He’s been spotted in various areas around the city centre, and I saw him a few months in front of the Argyle Street mural. 13 more words


Matthew Valentine

“I think my life is valuable. I think my work is important. There’s a lot of sadness in the world, and I make people happy.” 711 more words


100 Strangers Project

Some of my photography friends are doing a project called 100 strangers. It is something that I have been interested in doing but wasn’t sure if I was ready for it. 315 more words

Balancing Bob, Street Performer

What was all the fuss about? A crowed gathering around a street performer on Revere Beach Blvd. I searched for an open spot where I could have a better view of the act. 167 more words