The Art of Photography

Ted Forbes

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The Art of Photography is the premiere video podcast on iTunes about everything photography related. Episodes are released 3 times a week! Every Sunday, Wednesday and Friday you can check out the latest photography shows. Ted Forbes produces episodes on diverse topics such as techniques, composition, philosophy, craft, digital photography, film, darkroom techniques and more. If you are a photographer, this is the show for you. Past episodes and additional content can be found on our website: http://theartofphotography.tv


Mark Rothko + Hiroshi Sugimoto

February 13th, 2015

Episode 72 of 241 episodes

In this video I want to take a look at interpretations of abstracts. After we did the last show, I got to thinking about it some and realized that interpretation is not necessarily limited to actual objects, people or locations. What if we look at how abstracts such as shape and line are interpreted by visual artists. I was reminded of the exhibition at Pace Gallery in London a few years ago that paired Hiroshi Sugimoto up with the late "dark paintings" that Mark Rothko produced in 1969. The answer is here. I still really love this idea - we'll be back to explore this theme in coming episodes. The previous video on Interpretations: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySeDumHunQw Get the book on Amazon: ***note this is out of print. If you want it - get it - the price will go up. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1935410334/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1935410334&linkCode=as2&tag=thepublbroa-20&linkId=E54LG7F4DMFMGS36 Rothko and Sugimoto at Pace London: http://www.pacegallery.com/london/exhibitions/11142/rothko-sugimoto-dark-paintings-and-seascapes ================== Remember to subscribe http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=theartofphotography Follow us on social! Twitter: http://twitter.com/tedforbes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aop.podcast Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/tedforbes Instagram: http://instagram.com/tedforbes And get on our mailing list to stay up to date on photography news and the latest episodes: http://theartofphotography.tv/about/mailing-list/ Thanks for watching - if you like this video, remember to share it with your friends! Ted Forbes The Art of Photography 3100 Main St #135 Dallas, Texas 75226

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