I have been documenting the small businesses scattered all around the "marginal" neighborhoods of Los Angeles and how they reflect the diversity, culture, energy, creativity and eccentricity of the people who create and work in them.
The fact they are closed on Sundays adds other dimensions of economics and religion and is a mirror to our 24/7 culture of big box stores and shopping malls.
And the light filtering through the old-fashioned burglar bars creates an eerie beauty throwing reflections and shadows on the rainbow of delights just beyond reach — at least on Sundays.
— Mark Indig
A blockbuster exhibition, a jam-packed catalogue—and an extended interview with the man responsible for the curatorial vision behind this once-in-a-generation exhibition.
This overview of 18 architectural photographers across the ages reveals how photography of architecture communicates wider truths about society — then and now.