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ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Is This Art Photography any Good?” (2014)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Is This Art Photography any Good?” (2014)

  Meet Bruce Gilden. In case you’re clueless, he’s one of our favorite Magnum photographers who won a Guggenheim Fellowship this past year and is known to be one of the badassest badasses in the business. He also shot a feature for our September magazine that you can check out here: http://bit.ly/1vvdOAS When we asked […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “What Makes a Good Street Photograph?” (2014)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “What Makes a Good Street Photograph?” (2014)

Meet Bruce Gilden. He’s one of our favorite Magnum photographers, and in case you’re clueless, he won a Guggenheim Fellowship this past year and is known to be one of the badassest badasses in the business. When we asked him to film a new show, he agreed on the terms that it wouldn’t suck and, […]

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ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Detroit: The Troubled City” (2009)

By Bruce Gilden My work on foreclosed homes in Detroit has actually been a continuation of a project that started in Fort Myers, Florida in September 2008. For me the major concentration of the work is on the houses or what’s left of the houses. I chose to photograph them mostly straight on like my […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Fort Myers”

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Fort Myers”

In September of 2008, Bruce Gilden began a project that set out to document foreclosures in America. Beginning in Fort Myers, Florida — the foreclosure capital of the East Coast — Gilden, with his knack for shining both a literal and figurative light on the forgotten, set out to capture the fallout of the subprime […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “The Spirit Lives Here” (2012)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “The Spirit Lives Here” (2012)

In our latest photo essay made in collaboration with Magnum Photos, we follow Bruce Gilden to Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Bruce Gilden first traveled to Haiti in 1984 and made 19 trips over the course of 10 years, culminating in his book titled, quite simply, “Haiti”. In February and March 2010, he went back to Port-au-Prince to […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Fresno”

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Fresno”

In October 2010 Bruce Gilden completed the last leg of his work in Fresno, California. California has one of the highest rates of foreclosure in the United States and 21.7 percent of all the riskiest loans. Here, the housing prices peaked in early 2005 and started to decline in 2006.

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Everybody Street” (2011)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Everybody Street” (2011)

Director Cheryl Dunn was commissioned by the Seaport Museum New York to make a documentary about photographers who have used New York City street life as a common thread in their work. Produced by ALLDAYEVERYDAY, Everybody Street premiered at the museum in conjunction with the exhibit Alfred Stieglitz New York and was released in segments […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Haiti”

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Haiti”

Bruce Gilden, Magnum photographer, talks about Haiti. Haiti.  Photographs by Bruce Gilden. Text by Ian Thomson. Dewi Lewis Publishing, 1997.   Cat# PK399    ISBN-10: 1899235558  ASX CHANNEL: Bruce Gilden

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Head On” (2011)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “Head On” (2011)

Award winning Magnum photographer Bruce Gilden is drawn to strong characters for his close up street portraits, in a new commission for the Format International Photography Festival he turns his lens on Derby in England. BJP’s news editor Olivier Laurent followed him…   ASX CHANNEL: Bruce Gilden

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INTERVIEW: “Interview with Bruce Gilden”

Coney Island, NYC, 1976 Interview with Bruce Gilden, PBS, The Arts Show EGG: How do you describe yourself as a photographer? Bruce Gilden: I guess I’d be classified as a street photographer because I work in the street. In fact, if you saw me on the street, you would see a very active, energetic person […]

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden  – “FLY 16×9″ (2009)

ASX.TV: Bruce Gilden – “FLY 16×9″ (2009)

This video is from the web channel FLY 16X9 (www.16×9.com). Photographer Bruce Gilden’s childhood in Brooklyn endowed him with a keen eye for observing urban behaviors and customs. The strong dynamic forms and graphic quality of his images and his unconventional confrontational style distinguish Gilden’s original vision. Gilden has received numerous grants and awards for […]

VIDEO: Bruce Gilden – "Gangster Types and Tough Guys" (2010)

ASX.TV: 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