Richard Bram : Street Photography, Reportage, Portrait

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INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS: 2013 BRAM/NATION, Galerie Hertz, Louisville, Kentucky. 2011 Richard Bram: In Color! Lunasa, New York City; “3xKlingeln,” Mainz, Germany. 2009 Last Man Shooting, Galerie Hertz, Louisville, Kentucky. Musicians At Work, Wilton's Music Hall, London; 2008 Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland. 2007 Transfigurations, Soundwaves Music Festival, Brighton, England. Panoramic Street Photographs, Galerie Kasten, Mannheim, Germany; Galerie Hertz, Louisville. Richard Bram: Street Photographer, KunstRaum Bernusstraße, Frankfurt, Germany. 2005 Girls In Tears, Galerie Hert...
On Street Photography
I am an urban man. My adult life has been spent by choice in the centers of cities rather than the suburbs. Being in a city means that I walk, or ride public transport, rather than drive. This enables me to see what is happening around me. These images are my personal visual diary: they are not staged or created artificially. Reality is quite strange enough. I am a Street Photographer. This is to be, as Max Kozloff put it, a 'professional stranger.' Most of my photographs originate there, in the random chaos of the street, in the ambient weirdness of everyday life. Street Photography may be the single most difficult photographic ge...