La Gazette Drouot is the weekly publication dedicated to the Paris Drouot auction activity, often adding in some interesting general articles as well. Drouot is the building that houses most…Read More
By Alex Novak with considerable help from Nicholas Burnett
The first version of the Autochrome, which was the first practical color process, was patented on December 17th, 1903 by the brothers…Read More
If power is the ability to direct or influence the behavior of others, Richard Prince and Cindy Sherman have become the 'new' hyper-real prototypes in the world of contemporary photography.
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