Photographer Nancy Baron has spent that last decade documenting the sun bleached desert oasis of Palm Springs, where poolside living creates a color infused lifestyle set against a backdrop of blue skies and palm trees. Her photographs reflect mid-century
The dreamy Palm Springs vibe washes over the traveler at the first sight from land or air of the vast wind mill farm sprouting from the Southern California desert, surrounding the town like guards at the gate to paradise. Their whirling blades seem to clear the air, invoking a strong shift in sense of place.
Photographer Nancy Baron has just released her second monograph, The Good Life Goes On, published by Kehrer Verlag. It's an apt title as the good life certainly does go in this exquisitely captured collection of photographs about life in Palm Springs. Nan
This week, Lenscratch looks at some new books published this fall.. I am happy to celebrate photographer Nancy Baron's first monograph, The Good Life > Palm Springs, published by Kehrer Verlag, not only because I love the work, but also because Nancy is
Sixteen Los Angeles photographers: Nancy Baron, Michael Cannon, Marian Crostic, Karen Florek, Cat Gwynn, Bootsy Holler, Liz Huston, Kelli Knack, Stella S. Lee, Gray Malin, Ann Mitchell, Steven Rood, Aline Smithson, Charley Star, and Ashly Stohl, will be on exhibition. The show opens this Thursday, July 21st and runs through September 3rd. The gallery is located at 1716 1/2 Ocean Park in Santa Monica, CA and is open Thurs- Sat from 11-6, and every Wed night from 7-9pm.