Category Archives: cigarettes

03/26/15: smokers’ detritus #3 – jackson heights

Today day began in an unusual way, but that’s what I expected. I’ve just come off three months of intense work, publishing the 7th issue of VISION (my dance art magazine) and photographing two weeks of Paul Taylor’s dress rehearsals. … Continue reading

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03/20/16: smokers’ detritus #2… jackson pollock

I needed to get out of the house. I photographed four Paul Taylor dress rehearsals last week – 12 dances. Shooting dance four days in a row is normally no big deal unless it is the choreography of Paul Taylor. … Continue reading

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03/12/15: stories and smokers’ detritus

Caitlin Trainor says I’m the only one who can make discarded cigarette butts look beautiful. It’s a wonderful comment but not exactly true. Irving Penn did a series on cigarette butts in the 1960s. I visit the Metropolitan Museum of … Continue reading

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