Wednesday, June 3

Patti Smith Polaroids of Artifacts from Virginia Woolf, Arthur Rimbaud, Roberto Bolaño & More

"Polaroid photography has seen a new wave of interest over the past decade, in large part from young photographers looking to do something different from what they can with the digital technology on which they grew up. The other modern practitioners include no less a creator than Patti Smith, who have personally witnessed the format’s appearance, fade, and return. A few years ago, her Polaroid photography reached the galleries, becoming shows and installations in Connecticut and Paris. ..."
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