1980s LA Stripper Photos Found In Garage

These images are from a collection of over one thousand 35mm negatives made in 1984 by an amateur photographer known only as “B. Mason.” Los Angeles-based director and photographer Tyler Hubby discovered wallets of photographs in the garage at his Echo Park home Read More on Flashbak.com

Rootworks Lesbian Commune (1970’s)

Lesbian Intentional Community: Ruth Mountaingrove (b. 1923) photographs Ruth Mountaingrove (1923– ) is a photographer, writer and artist who moved to Oregon in 1971, settling in communes and eventually co-founding Rootworks, a lesbian land in Southern Oregon. (All rights reserved. Images @ Ruth Mountaingrove.)

John Divola: “San Fernando Valley” (1971-73)

John Divola received a B.A. from California State University, Northridge in 1971 and completed his M.F.A. from University of California, Los Angeles in 1974. Divola’s career spans four decades, focusing on the conceptions and limitations of photography. Although the photographer has a fascination with physical objects that range from buildings to landscapes, his concerns are […]

Jamel Shabazz: “Back in the Days” (1980’s)

Back In The Days documents the emerging hip-hop scene from 1980-1989 – before it became what is today’s multi-million-dollar multinational industry. Back in the days, gangs would battle not with guns, but by breakdancing. Back in the days, the streets – not corporate planning – set the standards for style.   http://www.jamelshabazz.com/ (All rights reserved. […]

Jean-Michel Basquiat – “Paintings”

  Jean‑Michel Basquiat  (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist. He first achieved notoriety as part of SAMO, an informal graffiti duo who wrote enigmatic epigrams in the cultural hotbed of the Lower East Side of Manhattan during the late 1970s where the hip hop, post-punk, and street art movements had coalesced. By the […]

“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” Posters and Lobby Cards

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is considered one of the greatest—and most controversial—of horror films, and a major influence on the genre. In 1999 Richard Zoglin of Time commented that it had “set a new standard for slasher films”. The Times listed it as one of the 50 most controversial films of all time. Tony […]

Gregory Crewdson: “Beneath the Roses”

  In Beneath the Roses, anonymous townscapes, forest clearings and broad, desolate streets are revealed as sites of mystery and wonder; similarly, ostensibly banal interiors become the staging grounds for strange human scenarios. In one image a lone and pregnant woman stands on a wet street corner just before dawn, a small but portentous still […]

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Arnold Kramer: “Interiors Views”

“I try to strike a balance between commitment to craft and commitment to seeing.” – Arnold Kramer See more: HERE (All rights reserved. Images @ Arnold Kramer and courtesy of Joseph Bellows Gallery.)

Miroslav Tichý: Surveillance Pictures of Women

Miroslav Tichý; November 20, 1926 – April 12, 2011) was a photographer who from the 1960s until 1985 took thousands of surreptitious pictures of women in his hometown of Kyjov in the Czech Republic, using homemade cameras constructed of cardboard tubes, tin cans and other at-hand materials. Most of his subjects were unaware that they […]