Posts Tagged ‘Stephen Shore’

Sundance Film Festival New Frontier Program Highlights Photography

Posted by on Thursday January 16, 2014 | Events

Photography’s influence on contemporary art and society, and its use in multimedia storytelling, are on display this year at the Sundance Film Festival in the New Frontier program, which emphasizes “transmedia” storytelling. The film festival founded by Robert Redford, which opens today in Park City, Utah, and runs through January 26, is celebrating its 30th... More

PPE 2012: Stephen Shore on Challenging Photography’s Conventions

Posted by on Thursday October 25, 2012 | Fine Art

In the 1970s, Stephen Shore, then a young photographer with one museum show to his credit, had dinner with Ansel Adams, the legendary landscape photographer. In the course of their conversation, Shore realized that he had no interest in taking beautiful pictures,  but only in “exploring the medium of photography.” During his keynote speech on... More