Peter Taras Director of Photography Surfing Magazine Peter Taras has spent the better part of his life in the print world. He started interning at local magazines at the age of 16 and was a senior photographer for Surfing Magazine at age 19. By the time he was 22 he was the photo editor of Transworld Surf Magazine where he...
August 21, 2017
Hannah Frieser, the Executive Director of the Center for Photography at Woodstock (CPW), curates numerous group exhibitions a year at the nonprofit photography center, is a sought-after portfolio reviewer, and also lectures and advises emerging photographers. When she meets photographers during reviews, she asks, “So what’s your strategy for follow-up?” She isn’t only interested in how the photographers will follow up... 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 »