Daily Archives: May 18, 2013

Woman with Small Breasts, 2007 © Joel-Peter Witkin, courtesy Baudoin Lebon

Joel-Peter Witkin at the MNAF in Florence through June 24

Joel-Peter Witkin (American, b.1939) is a photographer whose subject matter is quite particular, revolving around death, unusual forms of beauty and cultural acceptance of the deformed and unfortunate. Although his photos have an elegantly theatrical and historical presentation with an elaborate

Woman with Small Breasts, 2007 © Joel-Peter Witkin, courtesy Baudoin Lebon

Joel-Peter Witkin at the MNAF in Florence through June 24

Joel-Peter Witkin (American, b.1939) is a photographer whose subject matter is quite particular, revolving around death, unusual forms of beauty and cultural acceptance of the deformed and unfortunate. Although his photos have an elegantly theatrical and historical presentation with an elaborate