In an effort to refresh Gap’s brand image, Ogilvy & Mather devised a campaign featuring the real people behind the company’s 1969 denim line. Intended primarily for social media, the campaign centers around a series of documentary-style vignettes that Ogilvy produced in conjunction with style web site Cool Hunting. Photographers Brian Rigney Hubbard, Matt Sundin, and Maya Stark shot the...
August 21, 2017
Hannah Frieser, the Executive Director of the Center for Photography at Woodstock (CPW), curates numerous group exhibitions a year, is a sought-after portfolio reviewer, and also hosts workshops and lectures for emerging photographers. When she meets photographers during reviews, she often asks, “So what’s your strategy for follow-up?” She isn’t only interested in how the photographers will follow up with her,... More »
August 21, 2017
It was John Paul Sartre’s novel, Nausea, that got photographer Ron Jude thinking about how pictures communicate with viewers. Jude borrows Sartre’s title for a new book of photographs, published recently by MACK. Jude created his Nausea from a series of images he made in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and in Atlanta, in 1991 and 1992, while he was pursuing his... More »
August 14, 2017
Like other retailers, art galleries have been affected by online shopping and the changing habits of their customers. Art dealers Sasha Wolf of Sasha Wolf Projects and Michael Foley, owner of Foley Gallery, recently talked about the business model of the brick-and-mortar gallery, and the new ways that potential buyers are finding artists. The discussion, which took place in February,... More »