Ben Sloat Interviews Larry Sultan (2008)

“I’m not aware of rules. I’m sure they’re there, based on virtue of sensibility. I think sensibility imposes an organizing principle, a structure for how you work, but I don’t think I carry with me a set of…I guess rules is a pretty strict way of looking at it.” By Ben Sloat, 2008 Larry Sultan […]

A Conversation with Alec Soth (2009)

“I have big problems with Sleeping By The Mississippi, there’s parts I love, but definitely things I would do differently now. When people point to those things you’d rather do differently, you feel, ‘I wish I could’, but I can’t.”   By Ben Sloat, Big Red & Shiny, November 17, 2009 BRS: I saw Sleeping […]

An Uncommon Interview with Stephen Shore (2007)

“There is a marginal point where I can stand here and it’s one picture or I can stand there and it’s a different picture. And this decision, of what is the meaning of what’s in the rectangle is entirely my decision.” By Ben Sloat Big, RED & Shiny, April 8, 2007 Stephen Shore is a […]