The Art of Words

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” Ansel Adams The word “art” may be a simple three-letter word, but its definition is as broad and deep as the scope of human accomplishments.  Most think of the visual arts of painting, photography, printmaking or […]


Alfred Stieglitz

“Photography is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.”  Alfred Stieglitz   Alfred Stieglitz came up on my January 21, 2014 Metropolitan Museum of Art Calendar as a palladium print taken by Waldo Frank, a prolific novelist, historian, literary and social critic. Alfred is sitting comfortably on a chair, his tie slightly […]