Mary Ellen Mark by Mary Ellen Mark
Twins (Aperture Monograph S.)

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Mary Ellen Mark, voted by the readers of American Photography as the most influential woman photographer of all time, has made some of America's most iconic images in a career spanning more than three decades. In Twins, her fourteenth publication, Mark turns her acute eye and her heart to the extraordinary bond that exists between these very special siblings.
 

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Mary Ellen Mark has achieved worldwide visibility through her books, exhibitions, and editorial magazine work. Among her many publications are Streetwise (1988), Indian Circus (1993), and Mary Ellen Mark: American Odyssey (1999).
 
Published June 15, 2005 by Aperture. 96 pages
Genres: Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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With more than 120 exquisitely detailed b&w photographs depicting teenagers of all shapes, sizes, colors, styles, and attitudes, the book offers a sense of the infinite variation that is America, and includes a DVD of Prom, a documentary by Mark’s husband, Martin Bell, culled from interviews co...

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Shot during 2001 and 2002 "Twins Days" festivals in Twinsburg, Ohio, site of the annual U.S. convention for twins (and triplets), subjects were pursued and herded into a darkened tent built to Mark's specifications by a large crew.

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And while many of her subjects come from the lower depths — heroin addicts in Britain, mental patients in Oregon — do not compare her to Diane Arbus;

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Great photographers know what their subjects are...what moves them deeply," writes Fulton, a curator at the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House in Rochester, N.Y., in this study of Mark's work.

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BY: Rathe Miller 07.07.2012 In her raw portraits taken at high school proms, Mary Ellen Mark uses a banal rite of passage to explore teenagers’ intimate feelings as they con...

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