Tag Archives: posing

Matt Johnson


Matt Johnson, ‘Odalisque’ (2010)

Janine Antoni


Janine Antoni, ‘Mom and Dad’ (1994)

Alicja Kwade

Alicja Kwade-Parallelwelt-2010

Alicja Kwade, ‘Parallelwelt’ (2010)

Bruce McLean

Pose Work for Plinths 3 1971 by Bruce McLean born 1944

Bruce McLean, ‘Pose work for plinths 3’ (1971)

Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter- Atlas. Plate 9.  Photographs of papers and books 1962-1968

‘Atlas plate no.9’ (1962-1968) by Gerhard Richter

Gillian Wearing

Gillian Wearing, ‘Self-Portrait as my Father, Brian Wearing’ (2003)


Eva Kotátková

‘Imitating the mountains’, Eva Kotátková (2005)

The hidden mother

This was a practice where the mother, often disguised or hiding, often under a spread, holds her baby tightly for the photographer to ensure a sharply focused image.

From The Hidden Mother