Monday, 17 January 2011

VIVIAN MAIER:100,000 Negatives.

Interesting double page spread in yesterdays Observer about a Chicago-based nanny Vivian Maier who died in 2009 she left behind 100,000 negatives that no one had ever seen. There's a blog site   ‎ the Observer piece says the work reminds you of Diane Arbus-but these were shot before Arbus.........the bloke who discovered them bid $400.00 for a box of old negatives at an auction...................


  1. …fantastic!
    Reminds me a little bit of the discovery of czech photographer and stalker Miroslav Tichy (

  2. Thanks. They are absolutely stunning and made my day. jm