• Film Follows Photographer Jay Maisel's Move from His $55M NYC Studio

    10 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    In 1966, photographer Jay Maisel spent $102,000 buying a 6-floor, 35,000-square-foot, 72-room building in New York City that would become his home and studio for the next half-century. In 2015, he sold the building for $55 million. Now a new documentary film is offering an inside look at the artist's final days inside the one-of-a-kind space.
    The documentary is by photographer Stephen Wilkes, a Maisel protégé, and titled, Jay Myself: Photography, the Bank, and Me. You can watch the 3-minute trailer above.
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