Essays on Photography
NEAL RANTOUL: ESSAYS ON PHOTOGRAPHY Every book you see in the "BOOKS" heading on this site are monographs of my own work. But this new essay book is very different. We have taken key posts from my blog, reworked them, edited them and put them into a 8.5 x 11 inch book that is really elegant and pertinent.
Something New Four
How can something be new when written about three times already? How can something not be old when it's been dealt with several times? Well, this is the fourth post on photographs I am making at Medfield State Hospital in Medfield, MA and I am thinking after this post I will start giving this work its proper title and stop with the sequence of New 1, New 2 and so on.
Monsters is Halloween masks, wigs on display that use plastic head forms and mannequins. This is work begun in 2013 and completed last year.
There's No Place Like Home
Note: this is "from the vault" in that it is a blog I wrote but never published after returning from a road trip to New Orleans in March.