Saturday, July 23, 2016

Photographer Dave Heath's Obituary Written by James Adams of The Globe and Mail

Philadelphia (girls sharing a secret), 1954 © Dave Heath /
Courtesy Stephen Bulger Gallery and Howard Greenberg Gallery

But among connoisseurs and historians of the medium, photographers and critics, Mr. Heath stands among the giants. One famous curator, John Szarkowski, “discoverer” of Diane Arbus and William Eggleston, lauded Mr. Heath’s photos for their “great emotional force,” for their combination of “the small-camera approach with a rare formal intensity and precision.” - James Adams, July 2016

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