Street Photographer and Critic Richard Gordon Dies at 67

October 10, 2012

By David Walker

Photographer Richard Gordon, whose black and white street photography ranged from witty observation to serious social commentary, died October 6 at his home in Berkeley, California at the age of 67. The cause of death was cancer, according to Tom Gitterman, Gordon’s New York Gallerist. Influenced by the work of Eugène Atget, Walker Evans, Robert Frank, and Helen Levitt, Gordon...

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