Mother, by Elinor Carucci

Born 1971 in Jerusalem, Israel, Elinor Carucci graduated in 1995 from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design with a degree in photography and moved to New York that same year.  In a relatively short amount of time, her work has been included in an impressive amount of solo and group exhibitions worldwide. Solo shows include…

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108 Rock Star Guitars by Lisa Johnson / Glitterati, $108 The rich saturation of color in Lisa Johnson’s ground-breaking photographic vision documents not only some of culture’s most important rock star guitars, but also recounts how the instrument itself has become the essential symbol of rock. Her bold use of unusually low depth-of-field photography visually caresses the instrument…