Wednesday, November 2, 2016
The Year of William Eggleston
This is definitely the Year of William Eggleston.
After his recent show in London at the National Portrait Gallery, and a feature story in the New York Times, now he is featured in a story in W Magazine, with some nice photographs by NYC-based photographer Eric Chakeen (see image above).
Go here for An Afternoon with William Eggleston, Living Icon, by Alexandra Pechman.
Eggleston is also featured in a story -- "William Eggleston's Groundbreaking, Vivid Color Photographs" --on the American Photo website, go here.
The American Photo story celebrates a show that Eggleston is having at his new gallery in NYC -- the David Zwirner Gallery -- up now through December 17th, 2016, go here.
In addition, Eggleston was the guest of honor at Aperture Foundation's annual benefit gala and photo party, which took place on October 24th at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan.
The gala was entitled Dear Bill:An evening of art and entertainment in honor of William Eggleston, go here.