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ruth st. denis. ruth st. denis (1879 – 1968) was an early modern dance pioneer. she started her career dancing in vaudeville houses, but was soon noticed by a well-known broadway producer and hired to perform with his large company as a featuring dancer. she toured with this production “zaza” around europe and the united states, and worked with many important european artists. these artists ignited her artistic inspiration, and she became very interested in dance and drama of eastern…

ruth st. denis. ruth st. denis (1879 – 1968) was an early modern dance pioneer. she started her career dancing in vaudeville houses, but was soon noticed by a well-known broadway producer and hired to perform with his large company as a featuring dancer. she toured with this production “zaza” around europe and the united states, and worked with many important european artists. these artists ignited her artistic inspiration, and she became very interested in dance and drama of eastern…

Rooms on Film: Cracks 2009. Prod Designer: Ben Scott, Set Decorator: Jenny Oman

Rooms on Film: Cracks 2009. Prod Designer: Ben Scott, Set Decorator: Jenny Oman

<3 #MarthaGraham <3 What a truly exquisite face she has! :) <3)O( #Nightwi1derness )O(<3

<3 #MarthaGraham <3 What a truly exquisite face she has! :) <3)O( #Nightwi1derness )O(<3

Storydress II is a series of photographs of a life-size paper mache and plaster sculpture. The dress is made of paper mache stories recorded of the artist’s great-grandmother’s autobiographical reminiscences. Each photograph contains legible words. The sculpture was photographed with the wet-plate collodion negative process, printed on handmade gold-toned Albumen paper, and burnished onto antique Cabinet Card mounts. For exhibition the cabinet card photographs are displaye

Storydress II is a series of photographs of a life-size paper mache and plaster sculpture. The dress is made of paper mache stories recorded of the artist’s great-grandmother’s autobiographical reminiscences. Each photograph contains legible words. The sculpture was photographed with the wet-plate collodion negative process, printed on handmade gold-toned Albumen paper, and burnished onto antique Cabinet Card mounts. For exhibition the cabinet card photographs are displaye

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Isadora Duncan, geboren als Angela Isadora Duncan, was een Amerikaanse danseres. Ze wordt beschouwd als een van de grondleggers van de moderne dans. Vanaf haar 22ste tot haar 55ste woonde ze in West-Europa en de Sovjet-Unie.

Isadora Duncan, geboren als Angela Isadora Duncan, was een Amerikaanse danseres. Ze wordt beschouwd als een van de grondleggers van de moderne dans. Vanaf haar 22ste tot haar 55ste woonde ze in West-Europa en de Sovjet-Unie.

LIFE photographer and war correspondent Margaret Bourke-White in Italy, 1944 - demons.swallowthesky.org

LIFE photographer and war correspondent Margaret Bourke-White in Italy, 1944 - demons.swallowthesky.org

TBT: Tyson Beckford in 1994 Fashion Spread for Mondo Uomo It  image Tyson Beckford Editorial Photos 002 800x1059

Tyson Beckford in 1994 Fashion Spread for Mondo Uomo It

TBT: Tyson Beckford in 1994 Fashion Spread for Mondo Uomo It image Tyson Beckford Editorial Photos 002 800x1059