The America of Robert Frank

The America of Robert Frank Danziger Gallery presents an exhibition devoted to Robert Frank  American photographs, his best known and arguably most important work. The exhibition will be comprised of 40 photographs – 15 from Frank’s seminal book “The Americans” (now celebrating the 60th anniversary of its American publication) and 25 unpublished works from Frank’s travels […]

Juxtapoz Magazine – Robert Frank, One of the Most Influential Figures in the History of Photography, Dies at 94

Juxtapoz Magazine – Robert Frank, One of the Most Influential Figures in the History of Photography, Dies at 94 Photographer Robert Frank, one of the most pivotal figures in history, has passed away at the age of 94. Frank’s 1958 book The Americans redefined what a photograph could mean and is arguably the most influential […]

Robert Frank 1924-2019 – The Photo Society

Robert Frank 1924-2019 – The Photo Society Robert Frank died today. As Sean O’Hagan wrote for The Guardian “it is impossible to imagine photography’s recent past and overwhelmingly confusing present without (Robert Frank’s) lingeringly pervasive presence. Frank was 31 in 1955 when he secured the Guggenheim Grant… He shot around 28,000 pictures. When Les Americains […]

Wanting to See Like Robert Frank | The New Yorker

Wanting to See Like Robert Frank | The New Yorker The photographer Robert Frank died on Monday, on Cape Breton Island, in Nova Scotia. He was ninety-four. Frank’s pictures were spontaneous and imperfect—usually grainy and overexposed, often crooked—yet consistently devastating to behold. I bought his best-known book, “The Americans,” when I was sixteen, in part […]

Boris Lojkine on Late Photographer: ‘I Felt Very Close’ to ‘Camille’ – Variety

Boris Lojkine on Late Photographer: ‘I Felt Very Close’ to ‘Camille’ – Variety It was only after Lepage’s death that her story caught the attention of French filmmaker Boris Lojkine, whose sophomore narrative feature, “Camille,” will have its world premiere on the Piazza Grande during the Locarno Film Festival. Starring Nina Meurisse and based on […]