Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Friday, August 10, 2012
Love & Truth in Photography
Gadamer, Truth & Method
Dick Hebdige , Subculture: The Meaning of Style
The punk subculture transfered the establishment tarten to a new system of rebellion and fashion that liberate plaid and gavie it a new life and presence in fashion and fashion photography.
Subcultural re-presentation "validates" the groups historic place in history according to Hebdige. Here documentay photos of May 1968 are re-used.
Susan Sontag on Camp
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Interview Magazine, introduced in limited number and distributed by hand, was a key shift in fashion media. A lifestyle magazine, it placed emphasis on fashion figures in real life settings.
Warhol's polaroids served as both studies for paintings and documentation of his world.
Above i-D by Terry Jones introduced street photography, followed by many like Fruits below.
Above and below Corinne Day
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