Thursday, October 30, 2008
You should really consider spending your November entertainment budget (before it shrinks!) at the Museum of Photographic Arts. For the next three Fridays, they are offering three really interesting documentaries as part of their Behind the Lens series. The first is called Eloquent Nude: The Love and Legacy of Edward Weston and Charis Wilson. Weston is considered one of the great photographers of the 20th century, a reputation built on his landscapes and nudes. He shot in California desert a lot and Charis Wilson became one of his nude subjects. Weston met her when he was 48 and she was 19.
and they Wilson his fourth and last wife, though the divorced some years before he died. Weston met her when he was 48 and she was 19 and they