Danny Lyon Talks at the Whitney This Friday
So.. as they say.. some of the best things in life are free.
Well.. this Friday, 7pm at The Whitney.. Danny Lyon will give a gallery talk.. on Danny Lyon!! Montage, Film and Still Photography.
This Friday is "Pay-What-you-wish" night at the Whitney.. aka..free if you'd like not to donate.. from 6 to 9pm.
We just love Danny's The Bikeriders book!
But's he's also done a few other great ones as well.. here's a list!
And, for those of you who are
totally photo clueless not familiar with Danny Lyon and his work.. here's his Wikipedia page. Does every artist now have to have a Wikipedia page??
(Danny Lyon photo, Route 12, Wisconsin 1963)
Here's a brief on the talk.
Known for an exceptional degree of involvement with his subjects, photographer and filmmaker Danny Lyon has captured portraits of people and places that convey the singularity of their time. This evening, Lyon reads from his latest work, Like a Thief's Dream (2007), in the gallery