The Art of creative photography - Platon Rivellis. On Art, Photography, Fashion and Aesthetics (Some thoughts on the occasion of a photography exhibition) Entrusting the curatorship of an exhibition dedicated to fashion photography to a person who knows and loves photography as an art, but who is unacquainted with fashion, can only raise numerous questions.
More so when, on several past occasions, the curator in question has repeatedly expressed his disapproval of the lighthearted expansion of the boundaries of art, within which both fashion as such and its photography are now congested. The juxtaposition of the two words that make up the title of the exhibition poses more questions than it aspires to answer. Nelly's. Elli (Greek: Έλλη Σουγιουλτζόγλου-Σεραϊδάρη) b.1899 - d.1998 (better known as Nelly's) was a Greek female photographer whose pictures of ancient Greek temples set against sea and sky backgrounds helped shaped the visual image of Greece in the Western mind (or, in a critical reading, the West's visual image of Greece in the Greek mind) At some point she was referred to as "the Greek Leni Riefenstahl" because of her collaboration with the 4th of August Regime (1936-1941), of which she was one of its most prolific photographers.
As a Greek of the Diaspora, Nelly's view of Greece was nothing less than "idyllic", which matched the propaganda aims of the proto-fascist regime, led by General Ioannis Metaxas. In fact, her work helped illustrate the ideologeme of the racial continuity of the Greeks since Antiquity, which was at the core of Metaxas' agenda (the so-called "Third Hellenic Civilization" mostly, if not entirely fashioned after Nazi's Germany Third Reich). Notes and references KATERINA SARRI WEBTOPOS - Nelly. Nelly's, A Greek photographer. A Journal of Foreign Policy Issues Nelly's, A Greek photographer By Despina Metaxa, Press Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs. I met Nelly's in an old courtyard of Plaka. Her photography did not then appeal to me. The Russian (Hongrois) Dancer Nikolska at the Parthenon 1929 by Nelly (Elli Seraidari)
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Quotes. Herbert List. Herbert List. Homoérotisme. 400x400-J-GE-SPI-001A.jpg (Image JPEG, 323x400 pixels) Herbert List Estate - bio. HERBERT LIST October 7th, 1903 - April 4th, 1975 Born into a prosperous Hamburg merchant family, List begins in 1921 an apprenticeship at a Heidelberg coffee dealer and studies literature and art history at Heidelberg University.
The young man takes photographs during his travels between 1924-1928 for the coffee business of his father, as yet without any artistic pretensions. In 1930, his artistic leanings and connections to the European avant-garde bring him together with Andreas Feininger. Leni Riefenstahl. Indécente réhabilitation de Leni Riefenstahl, par Lionel Richard.
LENI RIEFENSTAHL. Leni Riefenstahl: BIOGRAPHY. Leni Riefenstahl: the seduction of ... Leni Riefenstahl. 7.jpg (Image JPEG, 296x380 pixels) Leni Riefenstahl.