About the artwork
A friend who invited me to stay in this wonderful house in a little town in Northern California, looking over the ocean. I’ve been coming here for twenty-five years or so.
This is an image of a small bird, high up on the electric pole, with twigs in his beak, preparing his nest.
All of the images in this collection have a “BLOW UP” quality to them [(REF TO THE ANTONIONI FILM) – they are grainy, small moments observed from a distance when suddenly you have the time to look.
About Brigitte Lacombe
For four decades, French photographer Brigitte Lacombe has made portraits of many of the world’s most celebrated performers, politicians and intellectuals, from Meryl Streep and Joan Didion, to Bob Dylan to Nelson Mandela.
Her monographs include Lacombe Anima/Persona (published by Steidl/Dangin in 2008) and Lacombe...More about Brigitte Lacombe
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From the Journal
Brigitte Lacombe: There Is Another Way to Live