Vivian Dorothea Maier (February 1, 1926 – April 21, 2009) was a street photographer. Maier worked for about forty years as a nanny, mostly in Chicago’s North Shore, pursuing photography during her spare time. She took more than 150,000 photographs during her career, primarily of the people and architecture of New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles, although she also traveled and photographed worldwide.
ASX CHANNEL: VIVIAN MAIER
(All rights reserved. Images @ the Estate of Vivian Maier.)
You Might Also Like
Street Shooter - An Interview with Mary Ellen Mark (1987)
INTERVIEW: "Billy Maynard" (2011)
ASX.TV: Daido Moriyama - "An Artist at Work"
ASX.TV: Paul Graham - "Beyond Caring"
ASX.TV: Enrique Metinides - "Series" (2011)
EXHIBITION REVIEW - GERMANY: Gerry Johansson - "Deutschland" (2013)
INTERVIEW: "Interview with Hubert Marot" (2013)
DAIDO MORIYAMA: "FAREWELL PHOTOGRAPHY" (1972)
ASX.TV: Antoine d'Agata - "Anticorps" (2013)
ALEX PRAGER: "When Los Angeles is Seen by a Local Eye"
Richard Prince @ Lowell (2014)
Walker Evans and African-American Flood Refugees in Forrest City, Arkansas (1937)
JH Engstrom Talks Photography, Transformation and Love for Paris
Patrick Cariou v. Richard Prince, et al - The Appeal Verdict
ASX.TV: Richard Misrach: Being(s) 1975-2015
An Interview with Marloes Krijnen of FOAM @ Unseen
Tiane Doan Na Champassak: Mirrors Don’t Reason
The Non-Political Implications (and Motives) of Wolfgang Tillmans' 'Abstract Pictures'
Irina Ionesco Interview: Static Frame, Opulent Realities
Nigel Shafran: Dark Rooms
Improbable Parables: Considering The Prismatic and the Void in the Work of Inka & Niclas
Trophy Camera: A New Fear of Organizing Principals
Fabio Sgroi: No Future, Every Future
Christopher Anderson: Manic Compression, High Definition Society