• A New Book Reveals a Colorful Side to Vivian Maier's Renowned Street Photography

    26 days ago - By Colossal

    Location and date unknown. © Estate of Vivian Maier, Courtesy Maloof Collection and Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
    Nanny and self-taught photographer Vivian Maier (1926-2009) kept nearly 150,000 photographic images, including street photography and self-portraits, hidden from the world until an estate sale in 2007 revealed a large bulk of her secretive hobby. Since 2010 her photographs have been widely exhibited in galleries and museums across the world, and were the subject of the 2013 documentary Finding Vivian Maier , which was nominated for an Academy Award.
    Although her mostly...
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