The Social Documentary Photography of Milton Rogovin

I’ve known Mike Frisch since the early 70s when we were colleagues in the extraordinary Program in American Studies at SUNY Buffalo, which we helped found. In this, his second major book on the work of Buffalo photographer Milton Rogovin, who was drawn into the...
Every Night Is Showtime

Every Night Is Showtime

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel journalist Jim Stingl profiled Dick Blau and The 730 Projection in his column March 15, 2019: Photographers travel the world in the pursuit of breathtaking images.   For his current show, artist Dick Blau ventures no more than one block...
Push to Play Polka

Push to Play Polka

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, not only has a polka escalator, it has the world’s only polka escalator, in the Wisconsin Center convention complex. This charming, one-of-a-kind attraction is part of a permanent installation called Polka Time! conceived by and featuring...
Vale Magazine Encounters “Skyros Carnival”

Vale Magazine Encounters “Skyros Carnival”

Greek journalist and travel writer Katerina Papathanasiou pays tribute to Dick Blau’s 2010 multimedia book, Skyros Carnival (VoxLox), in a recent Vale Magazine piece: “Skyros Carnival” is a fascinating 85-page multimedia publication that offers a sophisticated...