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Scans from Prints 56

Chopstick Penetrating Egg Basket, 1987. Platinum-palladium print on 100% cellulose paper (Fabriano 5) from original 8×10 negative “Now any dogma, based primarily on faith and emotionalism, is a dangerous weapon to use on others, since it is almost ...

Scans from Prints 54

Rose bush, Oak Hall, Lynchburg, TN, 1987. Platinum-palladium print on 100% cellulose (Fabriano 5) from original 8×10 inch negative. Over 50% of voting citizens of the USA have just elected Donald Trump for president. The untied states of america. I ...

Scans from Prints 46

Growth, 1989. Platinum-palladium print on 100% cellulose (Fabriano 5) from original 8×10 negative. From John Berger’s piece, Francis Bacon (1909-92) first published  in New Statesman (5 January 1952) and recently in  Portraits: John Berger on ...

drilling times

Petroleum Processing Stacks, Occidental Oil Terminal, Flotta, Orkney April, 1984 silver gelatin print, 20 x 24 in So this is what the Republican ticket means by “drill, baby, drill“. Now I get it.

Democracy Not!

One small example of how business and corporate interests are undermining the democratic process: the Sign Task Force in Nashville. This is a (small) call to action. The issue reminds me of Edward Abbey’s “Monkey Wrench Gang“.

New Yorker and the Obamas

portrait of ron and elizabeth 1987 from series: Memory, Balance, Love platinum-palladium print, 8×10 in. The New Yorker has published, under the mantle of satire, an issue with a sure-to-sell cover. It has attracted a lot of flack, and the NY editor ...

unsubscribeme.org

This video, commissioned by Amnesty International, publicizes its campaign to reduce government participation in torture. The directors of this video asked the actor to stand in the CIA-manual ‘stress position’ for six hours. The moans and ...