AARP partners with Timothy Greenfield-Sanders to present “The Boomer List”

AARP announced today that it is partnering with award-winning photographer and director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders to present his new documentary project, “The Boomer List.” The project—which will look at 19 iconic boomers, one born each year of the baby boom (from 1946 to 1964)—will comprise an American Masters documentary film on PBS, a book, and an […]

Recent pages from Walter Iooss’ diaries

As you may know, Walter Iooss keeps a diary. Diaries, actually. He fills them with newspaper clippings, cutout photos, his own images, handwritten text, and mixed-media embellishments of his own design. They’re part travel journal, part photo book, and totally Walter. Here’s a look at three spreads he recently sent me from November 2011, when […]

Lauren Greenfield photo on view in Newseum’s “Pictures of the Year” exhibition

. Lauren Greenfield‘s photo of models backstage at a 2010 Prada fashion show in Milan is on view through October 31 in the exhibit “Pictures of the Year,” at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The show, explains the museum’s site, celebrates “the year’s best news images.” Lauren’s photo is from her “Fashion Week” story, which […]

A video tour of Walter Iooss’ diary

. Last fall, I wrote about the Newseum’s exhibition “Athlete: The Sports Illustrated Photography of Walter Iooss.” The show was supposed to close in December, but the museum decided to extend it—for another year. “The visitor response to our ‘Athlete’ exhibit has been overwhelmingly positive,” Cathy Trost, the Newseum’s director of exhibits, told me by email. “Because […]

BBC News captures Iooss’ “sporting decades”

… Word of Walter Iooss’ exhibition at the Newseum has spread across the pond: BBC News has picked up the story, posting a gallery of his images at its website, with commentary on each photo from Walter. For example: … …. You can catch the complete slideshow here. … …

Walter Iooss’ “Athlete” opens tomorrow at Newseum

… If you’re planning to visit D.C. sometime over the next three months and you’re a fan of Walter’s work, stop by the Newseum. He’s chosen just over 40 of his favorite images from throughout his career for an exhibition that opens there tomorrow. As the press release for “Athlete: The Sports Illustrated Photography of […]