In honor of those who are with us and in honor of those who are not. A photo montage on canvas.
This week Danny was leaving his apartment for an event when a photographer stepped in front of him and snapped the image above. Danny told the photographer “why are you disrespecting me,” and he continued, “….what are you trying to do?”. Continue reading
Danny Tisdale’s performance installation Transitions Inc., is included in Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art a groundbreaking exhibition and the first comprehensive survey of performance art by black artists working from the perspective of the visual arts from the 1960’s to the present at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA). Continue reading
I like to shoot stuff like I find it in the street or in the studio. I saw these two shoes exactly parallel of each other on 125th Street and 7th Avenue pointing in opposite directions and had to shoot them.
Somethings make sense and something dont make sense, and this man praying in front of the Apollo Theater this early morning on the way to teach made all this sense in the world at the time. Continue reading
Sometimes I love the randomness of an image. Not shooting anyone or anything but shooting life as it happens like this photo. Continue reading
A self portrait by Danny Tisdale.