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Photographers behind the lens: Other photographers

A collection of resources to support VCE Photography students

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908 - 2004)

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908 - 2004)

French photographer - candid photography

Henri Cartier-Bresson: Andalusia, gelatin silver print, 198.3×283.9 mm, 1933 (Columbus, Columbus Museum of Art, Gift of Jeffrey and Judith Rycus and Museum Purchase, Howald Fund, 1998.006.049); Photo © Estate of Henri Cartier Bresson/SAIF, Paris/VAGA, New York, NY, http://www.vagarights.com

Brief biographies

Aaron, S 2012, 'Cartier-Bresson, Henri', Britannica Biographies, p. 1, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=anh&AN=32405936&site=ehost-live

Marable, D 2011, 'Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Magic Eye', World & I, 26, 3, p. 3, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
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Library resources

Henri Cartier-Bresson : the impassioned eye  Butler, Heinz Cartier-Bresson, Henri    DVD 770.924 CAR

How to read a photograph : understanding, interpreting and enjoying the great photographers   Jeffrey, Ian  770 JEF

The photography book   Jeffrey, Ian    779 PHO

Tete a tete : portraits      Cartier-Bresson, Henri   770.92 CAR

URLs

http://www.iphf.org/hall-of-fame/henri-cartier-bresson/

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/97458/Henri-Cartier-Bresson

http://www.henricartierbresson.org/en/

http://121clicks.com/inspirations/henri-cartier-bresson-inspiration-from-masters-of-photography

http://www.dienes-and-dienes.com/Cartier-Bresson.html

http://photographyanddigitalmediakerry.weebly.com/critical-analysis-of-a-photograph.html

Reviews

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/feb/20/henri-cartier-bresson-exhibition-pompidou-centre-communist

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/09/arts/design/09cartier.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/286639?=&imgNo=0&tabName=label

Oliver Cotton (1911 - 2003)

Australian modernist photographer

Olive Cotton: Papyrus, gelatin silver photograph, 3.68×3 m, 1938 (Canberra, National Gallery of Australia, purchased 1987); photo courtesy of the National Gallery of Australia

URLs

http://www.australia.gov.au/about-australia/australian-story/olive-cotton

Other resources

Helen Ennis
. "Photography in Australia." Grove Art Online. Oxford Art Online. Oxford University Press,  accessed February 26, 2015, http://www.oxfordartonline.com/subscriber/article/grove/art/T2083300.

Paul Strand (1890 - 1976)

Americian modernism

Brief biography

'Strand, Paul' 2012, Britannica Biographies, p. 1, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=anh&AN=32424358&site=ehost-live

Naomi Rosenblum. "Strand, Paul." Grove Art Online. Oxford Art Online. Oxford University Press,  accessed February 17, 2015, http://www.oxfordartonline.com/subscriber/article/grove/art/T081720.

Diane Arbus (1923 - 1971)

American

Library resources

Diane Arbus Diane Arbus 770.92 ARB

Online resources

DeCarlo, T 2004, 'A Fresh Look at Diane Arbus', Smithsonian, 35, 2, pp. 68-76, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=anh&AN=12934645&site=ehost-live
Critique related to an exhibition that includes background information

'Arbus, Diane' 2012, Britannica Biographies, p. 1, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=anh&AN=32402470&site=ehost-live
Brief biography

PHILIPPA, H 2005, 'Facing the scrutiny of Diane Arbus', Age, The (Melbourne), 6 July, Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre, EBSCOhost, viewed 26 January 2015.
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=anh&AN=SYD-553XJQJU4QGKQ3GJK4P&site=ehost-live
Critique related to an exhibition

Atget Photography http://www.atgetphotography.com/The-Photographers/Diane-Arbus.html

FILM – does not seem to be currently available through CGS
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)  MA  122 min   -  Biography | Drama | Romance  -  20 October 2006 (Italy)