Tag Archives: Mexico

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, Paris, 1932 (197.1994) Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Alberto Giacometti, 1961 (301.1994) Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Naples, 1963 (229.1994) Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Mexico, 1964 (235.1994) Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Sifnos, Greece, 1961 (228.1994) Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Athens, … Continue reading

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Frida Kahlo

Martin Munkácsi, [Frida Kahlo, Mexico City], 1934 (2007.110.212) Imogen Cunningham, Frida Kahlo, 1931 (2010.22.1) A pair of portraits of Frida Kahlo, who was born in 1907, 111 years ago today.

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Graciela Iturbide

Graciela Iturbide, Manos poderosas / Powerful Hands, Juchitán, México, 1986 (120.1995) Graciela Iturbide, Tehuantepec, México, 1985 (124.1995) Graciela Iturbide, La niña del peine / Girl with hair-comb, Juchitán, México, 1979 (118.1995) Graciela Iturbide, El gallo / The rooster, Juchitán, México, … Continue reading

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Graciela Iturbide: the women of Juchitán

Graciela Iturbide, Our Lady of the Iguanas, Juchitán, México, 1979 (130.1995) Graciela Iturbide, Serafina, Juchitán, Mexico, 1985 (129.1995) Graciela Iturbide, Doña Guadalupe, Juchitán, México, 1988 (131.1995) Graciela Iturbide, Celebration, Juchitán, México, 1986 (123.1995) Graciela Iturbide at ICP, February 19, 1997.

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Margo Talks – and Mary Morris Photographs

Mary Morris, [Margo], 1942 Oh, no! The people of Mexico aren’t lazy like most people think… Look. When Americans say this to me I boil. I say to them… Mary Morris, [Margo], 1942 Whenever there’s dire poverty there’s lack of … Continue reading

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“A wishful dream about Thanksgiving, turkey, etc.” – Happy Thanksgiving, 2017

Aaron Siskind, Harlem Peace Meals, ca. 1937 (93.1981) Martin Munkácsi, [Turkey vendor, England], 1932 (2007.110.55) Todd Webb, [Turkey seller, Patzcuaro, Mexico], 1969 (2013.99.54) Lee Sievan, Turkey Dinner 40¢, 1940s (7.1990) Weegee, [Triumphant turkey catcher after turkey truck crash on the … Continue reading

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Voting

Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971), [Line of South Korean farmers walking to village office to vote for country’s President and Vice President in first vote held in battle torn republic], 1952 (1722.2005) Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971), [South Korean farmers waiting to vote for … Continue reading

Posted in Fans in a Flashbulb | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment