Parallel's Spotlight: Through the Lens of Jeanloup Sieff, A Master of Elegance and Form

Parallel's Spotlight: Through the Lens of Jeanloup Sieff, A Master of Elegance and Form

  Few names evoke the same reverence and allure as Jeanloup Sieff. Renowned for his ability to blend elegance with a hint of eroticism, Sieff's work has left an indelible...
Lila P
Tagged: Jeanloup Sieff
Parallel Spotlight: Nadia Lee Cohen, A Surreal Dive into Cinematic Americana

Parallel Spotlight: Nadia Lee Cohen, A Surreal Dive into Cinematic Americana

Nadia Lee Cohen stands out like a flamboyant signboard from a 1960s American diner. Drenched in vibrant colors, provocative themes, and a generous sprinkling of surrealism, her work is a visual feast. Let's journey into Cohen's audacious universe, where conventional definitions of beauty are both celebrated and subverted.
Lila P
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Parallel Spotlight: Henrik Purienne, An Ode to Nostalgia and Natural Beauty

Parallel Spotlight: Henrik Purienne, An Ode to Nostalgia and Natural Beauty

Henrik Purienne, a name that reverberates with sun-kissed imagery and a vintage allure, has solidified his position as one of the avant-garde photographers of our time. Drenched in golden hues...
Lila P
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Parallel Spotlight: André Kertész, A Pioneer of Modern Photography

Parallel Spotlight: André Kertész, A Pioneer of Modern Photography

In the annals of photographic history, few names are as revered and influential as André Kertész. Hailing from Hungary and making significant marks in Paris and New York, Kertész's journey through the 20th century shaped not just his vision but also the trajectory of modern photography. His work, characterized by its poetic beauty and innovative compositions, has made him a beacon for photographers worldwide.
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Tagged: Andre Kertesz
Book Club: Saul Leiter’s "The Unseen" A Deep Dive into Subtle Brilliance

Book Club: Saul Leiter’s "The Unseen" A Deep Dive into Subtle Brilliance

In the expansive world of photography, few artists possess the ability to convey profound emotion and narrative with the kind of quiet subtlety that Saul Leiter does. His collection, "The...
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Parallel Spotlight: David Black, Crafting a Lyrical Journey Through Light

Parallel Spotlight: David Black, Crafting a Lyrical Journey Through Light

  The vast universe of contemporary photography is dotted with luminaries who push the boundaries of expression and form. Among these stars shines David Black, a photographic artist who has...
Lila P
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Book Club: The Allure of "Poolside" by Slim Aarons, Capturing the Glitz and Glamour of the Good Life

Book Club: The Allure of "Poolside" by Slim Aarons, Capturing the Glitz and Glamour of the Good Life

Slim Aarons, a renowned 20th-century photographer, spent much of his career chronicling the lives of the glamorous elite. From celebrities to socialites, Aarons had a knack for capturing the essence...
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Parallel Spotlight: Guy Bourdin, The Provocative Visionary of Fashion Photography

Parallel Spotlight: Guy Bourdin, The Provocative Visionary of Fashion Photography

In the vast landscape of fashion photography, few figures loom as large and enigmatic as Guy Bourdin. With a career that spanned several decades, Bourdin reshaped the aesthetics of fashion...
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Parallel Spotlight: Jack Davison, An Evocative Blend of Mystery and Modernism

Parallel Spotlight: Jack Davison, An Evocative Blend of Mystery and Modernism

Parallel Spotlight on British Photographer Jack Davison
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Parallel Spotlight: Larry Sultan, Navigating the Intersections of Personal and Collective Histories

Parallel Spotlight: Larry Sultan, Navigating the Intersections of Personal and Collective Histories

  When diving into the annals of contemporary photography, Larry Sultan emerges as a masterful voice that effortlessly marries the intimate with the universal. Through his deeply evocative images, Sultan...
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5 Photographers to follow this month (if you're not already)  August 2023

5 Photographers to follow this month (if you're not already) August 2023

Parallel's favorite photographers  August 2023
Jonathan Zaoui
Book Club: "Derrieres" by Jeanloup Sieff: An Artful Ode to the Human Form

Book Club: "Derrieres" by Jeanloup Sieff: An Artful Ode to the Human Form

Jeanloup Sieff, one of the most distinguished photographers of the 20th century, possessed an uncanny ability to weave emotion, elegance, and sensuality into his monochromatic compositions. This unparalleled mastery is...
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