From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectAn intersection of streets with houses, parked cars, stop signs, and a fire hydrant. Superimposed over the image are bricks falling from the sky.
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Urbana 2verso: [pencil] 2/5verso: [pencil] Bart Parker 8/’71verso: [pencil] copy 2verso: [pencil] VSW BP 36verso: [pencil] 81:093:8
Measurements26 cm x 30.4 cm (image)
27.7 cm x 35.3 (sheet)
Subject and Association DescriptionBart Parker (1934-2013) initially studied literature and creative writing before switching to photography and attending the Rhode Island School of Design where he studied with Harry Callahan. Parker taught for the majority of his career at the University of Rhode Island. His work is best know for layering and sequencing of multiple images.
Subject and Association KeywordsBart Parker
Subject and Association Keywords1970s
Subject and Association KeywordsSuperimposed Image
Subject and Association KeywordsHouse
Subject and Association KeywordsBricks
Subject and Association KeywordsStreet
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop