Vivian Maier was a professional nanny, who from the 1950s until the 1990s took over 100,000 photographs worldwide—from France to New York City, to Chicago and dozens of other countries—and yet showed the results to no one. Her negatives were discovered in 2007 after a household auction!
Stephen Shore, American (1947-present), deadpan images of banal scenes & bjects in the United States, and for his pioneering use of color in art photography. Shore’s work has been associated with late 70′s early 80′s societal shift to a more personal individual centric view of human experience. His eye became the means to reflect the cultural landscape.