ASX.TV: Mark Cohen – “Photographer” (1982)

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHIE IN THE USA – Cinematic workshop discussions about an art form in our day and age. Documented photographers: Robert Frank, Duane Michals, Garry Winogrand, Lee Friedlander, Thomas Roma, Alfred Stieglitz, Harry Callahan, Lisette Model, Ralph Gibson, Mark Cohen, Joel Meyerowitz, Stephen Shore English – Colour – PAL or NTSC – 4:3 – 52 […]

ASX.TV: Daido Moriyama – “Shinjuku Exhibition (Japanese)” (2012)

「新宿」らしい路地裏を新たな拠点の一つとしてチャプトの移転リニューアルを果たした事を機に、「新宿」を独自の視点で切り取った作品をこれまで数多く発表してきた写真家・森山大道氏とコラボレーションが生まれた。創業以降、あらゆるカウンターカルチャーをその背景としながら「tシャツ」を媒体としてアートを発信し続けてきた西海岸生まれのクロージングブランドstussyと、路上から世界へ通ずる前衛的な作品を撮り続けている森山大道氏の異色二者がタッグを組み、「新宿」を名題としたtシャツのリリースと写真展での模様を公開。

ASX.TV: Joel Meyerowitz – “Portrait” (2012)

  An award-winning street photographer who has been creating memorable images in the great photojournalistic tradition since 1962, Joel Meyerowitz pioneered the use of color in this slice of life genre, and his classic book on Cape Cod, “Cape Light” was instrumental in changing the prevailing dismissive attitudes toward color photography. Within a few days […]

ASX.TV: William Klein – “Broadway by Light” (1958)

An experimental meditation on Times Square marquees and iconic advertising, Klein’s first film captures the concurrently seedy and dazzling aspects of New York’s Great White Way. Illustrative of Klein’s transition from photographer to filmmaker, Broadway by Light was declared by Orson Welles to be “the first film I’ve seen in which color was absolutely necessary.

ASX.TV: Bruce Davidson – “A Lifetime with Leica” (2012)

Renowned photojournalist and Magnum photographer Bruce Davidson has been acclaimed for over half a century for his searing images of street gangs, circus performers and the civil rights struggles of the 1960s, all captured with a remarkable directness, truth and power that transcends the concept of style. Here is a portrait of Bruce Davidson with […]

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 […]