Feb 122015
 

“Not perhaps since Emily Dickinson’s poetry came to light over a century ago, has a posthumously discovered body of artistic work stirred the kind of critical praise and public delight that is currently being heaped on the photographs of Vivian Maier.

International gallery and museum showings, glowing press reviews, books and a documentary — “Finding Vivian Maier,” nominated for an Academy Award this year — are among the responses the work has inspired. All of it completely unexpected.”

—David Coles

 

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