Ralph Gibson | the artist

The artist Ralph Gibson
Born Jan 16 1939, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,

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George Eastman House
Artist website
Gibson is a master of dramatic understatement. His high-contrast pictures – usually focusing on one geometric element (the corner of a room) or a single human gesture (the curve of a hand) – form a kind of dream-narrative when gathered together. Or, as Gibson puts it: ‘I embrace the abstract in photography and exist on a few bits of order extracted from the chaos of reality’…
From "Days at Sea"

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