Vivian Maier, with discretion

Vivian Maier, with discretion


A new photographer, Vivian Maier, was discovered in 2010 after her death. Her tens of thousands of photographs, most of them undeveloped negatives, were discovered after her death, making her a famous artist. From then on, everyone wonders about the history of this woman, about her personality, ...
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Dimensions :
12,1 x 17 x 1,5 cm
Theme :
Artist :
V. Maier (1926-2009)
Art movements :
20th century, 21st century
Size of the book :
Paperback with flap
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V. Maier (1926-2009)

The career of Vivian Maier (New York, 1926 - Chicago, 2009) is atypical, but it is nevertheless that of one of the greatest photographers of the 20th century. It was at the heart of American society, in New York from 1951 and then in Chicago from 1956, that this governess meticulously observed the urban fabric that already reflected the great social and political changes in its history.