Opinion: Photography

 
Cold War culture-jammer

Cold War culture-jammer

Design history, Visual Culture

Hispanic photomonteur Josep Renau aimed Technicolor jets of scorn at the mirage of US consumerist…

 
Words and pictures talking

Words and pictures talking

Design history, Critique / Photography

Canongate has reissued John Berger and Jean Mohr’s A Fortunate Man, about Gloucestershire doctor John…

 
Editorial Eye 89

Editorial Eye 89

Magazines

Photography and illustration may be separate disciplines, but they are interwoven…
 
Energy and emotion

Energy and emotion

Visual Culture, Critique / Photography

Aperture’s new series of photography books may prove to be an essential educational resource for serious…

 
Photographer as page maker

Photographer as page maker

Design history, Magazines, Reviews, Visual Culture, Web Critique

David Campany’s examination of Walker Evans’ freewheeling magazine work – for Fortune, Architectural…

 
Occupation hazardous

Occupation hazardous

Visual Culture, Critique / Photography

For ‘place hackers’, subversive and daredevil urban explorers, photography validates a search for the…

 
Cold-blooded runaways

Cold-blooded runaways

A third edition of Redheaded Peckerwood, Christian Patterson’s ravishing photobook, gives this enduring…