Photographer Interviews

Two-Minute Interview: Ben Rasmussen on a Timeless Childhood Moment

June 18, 2015

By David Walker

©Benjamin Rasmussen

 "Noah Swimming, Molise, Italy"

Ben Rasmussen’s evocative, metaphorical and beautiful image titled “Noah Swimming, Molise, Italy” features prominently in the Annenberg Space for Photography’s recently opened “Emerging” exhibit. Noah is the photographer’s nephew, and for several years he has been Rasmussen’s muse for exploring memories of childhood. In this audio interview, Rasmussen explains his approach, the power of this particular image, and how it...

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