August 23, 2010

75 Reasons to Live: Martin Venezky on Unknown/Untitled

Martin Venezky is a designer, and the owner of Appetite Engineers. He’s speaking here about a untitled tintype, taken in a portrait studio ca. 1870 by an unknown photographer, of a young man in cowboy attire. “I look at it more as a picture of aspiration rather than occupation.” A wonderful selection of some of the many works by Martin in SFMOMA’s collection, here.

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