London Photographer Explores the Places and Spaces Behind Faces

Although his work is not necessarily based in portraiture, Anton Rodriguez has an amazing ability to capture the people and culture behind the spaces he shoots. His recent personal project “Barbican Residents” has gained worldwide attention for its simple and personalized appeal. See a sampling of his work – both personal and professional – below, or check him out online.

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June 14th, 2016|0 Comments

A Closer Look: A. Quincy Jones

Elaine Sewell Jones – widow of celebrated architect A. Quincy Jones – spent years cataloguing photos and archives of Jones’s work before sending them to LA’s Hammer Museum. The exclusive exhibition Building for Better Living was held and ended in 2013, but you can see some of the gorgeous photos here:

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April 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Inspire Me Monday: USC’s New Collection of Digitized Postwar Photographs

Recently, the University of Southern California delved into their extensive collection of original printed photography and digitized over 1,300 postwar images. A treasure trove of rarely-seen photographs of mid-century lifestyle and architecture has now been made available in USC Libraries’ Architectural Teaching Slide Collection.

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April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Photography Spotlight: Darren Bradley

Darren Bradley put it perfectly when he said, “Modern architecture. To me, it’s the most interesting medium for artistic expression in that it must nearly always serve a function, solve a specific problem, and speak to the context of its environment.”

His architectural photography was shown in both the 2013 Paris Prix de la Photographie and  the 2013 AIA convention in Denver. You can see why in the photos below, or see more examples of Bradley’s architectural images in the new book, William Krisel’s Palm Springs: The Language of Modernism.

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February 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Instagram Spotlight! January 2016 Edition

Morning. Cleaning and listening to soft music and making things.

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#wheredoweliveagain? #thehousethatsaulbuilt A photo posted by Ty Milford (@tymilford) on

Brought home a new friend #modernica #mycb2

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A tidy-ish house to start the New Year.

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Most important meal of the day breakfast is..

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Welcome #eames storage unit ! #home

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January 6th, 2016|0 Comments