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Untitled (Memphis). William Eggleston (American, born Memphis, Tennessee, 1939). Date: 1971. MoMA, New York.
Eggleston assumes a neutral gaze and creates his art from commonplace subjects: a farmer’s muddy Ford truck, a red ceiling in a friend’s house, a woman sitting on a high curb. In his work, Eggleston photographs “democratically”—literally photographing the world around him. His large-format prints monumentalize everyday subjects, everything is equally important; every detail deserves attention.
May 11, 2013 / 36 notes

books0977:

Untitled (Memphis). William Eggleston (American, born Memphis, Tennessee, 1939). Date: 1971. MoMA, New York.

Eggleston assumes a neutral gaze and creates his art from commonplace subjects: a farmer’s muddy Ford truck, a red ceiling in a friend’s house, a woman sitting on a high curb. In his work, Eggleston photographs “democratically”—literally photographing the world around him. His large-format prints monumentalize everyday subjects, everything is equally important; every detail deserves attention.

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