ASX.TV: Alec Soth – “Alec Soth with Andrei Codrescu at the Walker Center” (2010)

  Photographer Alec Soths lyric documentation of life along the Mississippi leaves his audience feeling as though they have just paged through a strange yet beautiful dream. Of the book Sleeping by the Mississippi, writer/NPR commentator Andrei Codrescu says, [He has] the decency (or affection) to disturb none of his subjects, through he disturbed me, […]

Bruce Gilden – “Gangster Types and Tough Guys” (2010)

Bruce Gilden’s black and white imagery is reminiscent of the film noir he used to watch on TV when he was a child. Ever since, he has had an attraction for tough looking characters, bad guys and their acolytes and the underworld where they operate.   ASX CHANNEL: BRUCE GILDEN

Ed Ruscha – “On Artists’ Books” (2004)

Artist Ed Ruscha recalls the events which led him to start creating books. Total running time: 1 min. 23 sec. Featured Artist: Ed Ruscha SFMOMA Release Date: July 2004 Part of Making Sense of Modern Art. Source: http://www.sfmoma.org/explore/multimedia/videos/198#ixzz1tZT69y91 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art