A Time Marker Passed Down Through Generations

July 29, 2011

During their conversation for this issue, Gregory Crewdson tried to ask Stephen Shore about the legacy of one of his most famous bodies of work, Uncommon Places. Shore was reluctant to discuss his own influence, however, noting that every “intelligent artist” works “on a basis of things you’ve seen.” Many photographers have clearly imitated Shore’s use of light, color and...

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