Posts Tagged ‘Marc Pokempner’

Chicago Photography Collective Opening – February 5, 2010


Marc Pokempner,

The New Maxwell St. Market on Canal St. – September 19, 2004

Maxwell St.-2-2-2

A photowalk with photojournalist Marc PoKempner. He has been photographing Maxwell St. for several decades now and knows many of the vendors so I didn’t feel awkward taking pictures of people. One of those times that I actually felt conscious taking pictures of strangers.

Marc PoKempner’s Down at Theresa’s Book Launch – May 9, 2000


Product description ( Stunning black and white photographs capture the people and the atmosphere at the world famous blues venue Theresa’s Lounge in the late 1960’s. Marc PoKempner’s shots are full of the very vigor that characterized the gritty, garish, good-time working class Chicago blues era when legends such as Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Otis […]