Tag: Eugene Richards

  • The Art of the Personal Project: Eugene Richards – A Photo Editor

    The Art of the Personal Project: Eugene Richards The town of Earle, Ark., is disappearing. Or at least, that’s what it looked like to photographer Eugene Richards

  • Still Lives – The New York Times

    https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/04/21/us/coronavirus-photographers-diary.html In this unnatural state of isolation, photographers show us the things that bind.

  • Eugene Richards Looks Back at a Life in Photography – Feature Shoot

    [contentcards url=”https://www.featureshoot.com/2018/12/eugene-richards-looks-back-at-a-life-in-photography/”] Eugene Richards Looks Back at a Life in Photography – Feature Shoot Like W. Eugene Smith before him, photographer Eugene Richards (b. 1944) used the photo essay as a means to engage with his subjects through the profound transformation that comes when human beings not only connect, but are seen, heard, understood, and […]

  • Eugene Richards: The territory of the destitute – The Eye of Photography

    [contentcards url=”http://loeildelaphotographie.com/en/2017/12/05/article/159975084/eugene-richards-the-territory-of-the-destitute/”] Eugene Richards: The territory of the destitute – The Eye of Photography For over forty years, the photojournalist Eugene Richards has been tracking social deprivation, suffering, and death. La Grande Arche de la Défense in Paris holds a vast retrospective of his work.

  • The Unknown Eye and the Eugenes. – The Eye of Photography

    [contentcards url=”http://www.loeildelaphotographie.com/en/2017/06/30/article/159958492/the-unknown-eye-and-the-eugenes/”] The Unknown Eye and the Eugenes. – The Eye of Photography The Call for Entries for the 2017 W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund just ended for this year, and it happened on the same day the great Eugene Richards’ first museum retrospective and tour opened. The Eugenes, Smith and Richards, make for good company because they […]

  • Eugene Richards, master of political photography – The Eye of Photography

    [contentcards url=”http://www.loeildelaphotographie.com/en/2017/06/21/article/159956920/eugene-richards-master-of-political-photography/”] Eugene Richards, master of political photography – The Eye of Photography Eugene Richards’s photographs speak to the most profound aspects of human experience: birth, death, and the grinding effects of systemic poverty. His style is unflinching yet poetic, and his photographs are deeply rooted in the texture of lived experience. Through his photographs, […]

  • Eugene Richards Reflects on His Job | PDN Online

    [contentcards url=”http://www.pdnonline.com/features/photographer-interviews/eugene-richards-reflects-job/”] Eugene Richards Reflects on His Job | PDN Online We asked Richards to discuss his experience of sifting through nearly 50 years of photos and memories during the planning of “The Run-On of Time.”

  • Eugene Richards: A Life in Photography – The New York Times

    Eugene Richards: A Life in Photography The George Eastman Museum in Rochester will open the first museum retrospective of the work of the photographer Eugene Richards on June 10. The exhibit, “Eugene Richards: The Run-On of Time,” covers his career as a photojournalist and documentary photographer from 1968 to the present and was produced in […]

  • The third edition of Eyes on Main Street – The Eye of Photography

    The third edition of Eyes on Main Street Focusing on the theme of “Main Street: a Crossroad of Cultures,” the exhibition, curated by Jerome De Perlinghi and co-curated by Catherine Coulter Lloyd and Régina Monfort, features the work of 100 photographers from 31 countries with an equal number of men and women. Among the artists […]

  • Revisiting Eugene Richards’s Sweeping Portrait of Life Below the Poverty Line – The New Yorker

    Revisiting Eugene Richards’s Sweeping Portrait of Life Below the Poverty Line Thirty years ago, when Consumers Union, the publisher of Consumer Reports magazine, commissioned the photojournalist Eugene Richards to travel through fourteen American cities and towns to document poverty, he approached the project with the meticulousness of a policy analyst. “We read news articles and sociology texts, studied maps and statistics […]

  • World-Class Photojournalism, at Home in the South Bronx – The New York Times

    World-Class Photojournalism, at Home in the South Bronx When Eugene Richards opens his next exhibit, it will not be at a Chelsea gallery or a major Midtown museum. It will be at a location that he much prefers: the Bronx Documentary Center.

  • Eugene Richards: Looking for Lincoln’s Legacy | PROOF

    Eugene Richards: Looking for Lincoln’s Legacy This video is part of our “Exposure” series—where National Geographic photographers share the stories behind their images. Listen to photographer Eugene Richards talk about his assignment: Looking for Lincoln’s legacy in our modern times.

  • Eugene Richards Receives 2014 Missouri Honor Medal | NPPA

    Eugene Richards Receives 2014 Missouri Honor Medal The other medalists this year are veteran editor Byron E. Calame; long-running NPR host Audie Cornish; The Guardian, a 193-year-old newspaper; advertising creative leader Steve Kopcha; the editorial staff of the Kyiv Post in Ukrainia; and the magazine WIRED.

  • Eugene Richards’ Notes From the Road: The Bedroom

    Link: Eugene Richards’ Notes From the Road: The Bedroom | PROOF There was almost a pleading quality to Reverend Landers’s voice when he asked if I would take his picture. “It will go right there,” he said, pointing to a patch of wallboard hung with angel wings made of crepe paper and a cross fashioned […]

  • Red Ball of a Sun Slipping Down: Eugene Richards’ Return to the South

    Link: Red Ball of a Sun Slipping Down: Eugene Richards’ Return to the South – LightBox With a recent announcement on the crowd funding platform Kickstarter, award-winning photographer Eugene Richards speaks to LightBox about his latest book, Red Ball of a Sun Slipping Down, and his motivation to self-publish the project. The following text is […]

  • Life in a Circle

    Link: Life in a Circle | The Run-on of Time A couple of years ago I was photographing an annual report for a pharmaceutical company and ended up in a hospital in downtown Guatemala City, where I was privileged to witness one of those mostly unnoticed and un-newsworthy events that speak of how giving some […]

  • Getty Images Grants for Editorial Photography: Eugene Richards

    Link: Getty Images Grants for Editorial Photography: Eugene Richards – British Journal of Photography In 2010 Eugene Richards published the book War is Personal, which documented the devastating effects that serving in Iraq has had on some veterans and their families. Now with the help of another Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography, Richards plans […]

  • The Landscape of Oil

    Link: The Landscape of Oil | The Run-on of Time Today I’m posting something new, a short video that in a sense is an interpretation of work that I completed for National Geographic in North Dakota. The story, titled “The New Oil Landscape,” in the March issue of the magazine, focuses on the changes that […]

  • The Run-on of Time

    Link: The Run-on of Time – Eugene Richards After more than forty years as a photographer, I’ve been repeatedly told it’s time to consider  putting together a retrospective. But I remain hesitant. It’s not  the pictures, though there are a lot of ordinary ones. When you look back, you realize how many people you’ve lost […]

  • Innovator: Eugene Richards

    Link: Innovator: Eugene Richards | NPPA Richards has cast aside the notion that photographs speak for themselves. Words make an increasingly significant contribution — providing another dimension, telling the back-story, revealing his subjects’ motivations (and, sometimes, his own), creating complementary tales that are richer precisely because they diverge.