Thursday, April 11, 2013

Name for the project: "Changing Denver"

We've been mulling over names for the project and have settled on "Changing Denver." Simple, and pays homage to Berenice Abbott's book, "Changing New York." Hers was not a rephotographic attempt, but documentation of the city in 1935-1938 for the Federal Art Project. An incredible achievement; 302 images. New York Public Library has the archive:

But perhaps "Denver Changing" is better? Something to ruminate on...