Graphic Interlude
“Brevity is the soul of wit”

Par Jay Hide, Melanie Friend et James McLaren
Publication en ligne le 25 juillet 2015

Résumé

This graphic interlude features a selection of photographs which can illustrate the adage ‘Brevity is the soul of wit’. True to the spirit of the adage, the viewer is invited to interpret the pictures which are presented without commentary.

Cet interlude iconographique comporte une sélection de photographies illustrant à leur manière l’aphorisme: ‘Brevity is the soul of wit’. Pour rester dans l’esprit de cet aphorisme, les images sont livrées telles quelles à l’appréciation du spectateur, sans commentaire.

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Texte intégral

Southport. Photograph by Melanie Friend (2009-2012). This picture features on the cover of her book: The Home Front (2013). For more on this project, see: http://www.melaniefriend.com/thehomefront/

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We don’t dial 911. Photograph by Jay Hide, September 2012, Broadway, NY.

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No parking. Photograph by Jay Hide, Austin, TX, 2013.

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Kiss my ice. Photograph by Jay Hide, Austin, TX, 2014.

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Cool as a cucumber. Photograph by Jay Hide, Riverside Drive, NY, 2014.

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Bury. Photograph by Jay Hide, Highway 71, between Austin and Houston, 2014.

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OOF. Photograph by Jay Hide, MoMA, NY, 2012.

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Your Speed. Photograph by Jay Hide, Brooklyn, NY, 2013.

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Madrid 2015, Photograph by James McLaren, posted on January 11, 2015.

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Photograph by James McLaren, posted on May 5, 2013.

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Pour citer ce document

Par Jay Hide, Melanie Friend et James McLaren, «Graphic Interlude», Angles: New Perspectives on the Anglophone World [En ligne], The journal, Brevity is the soul of wit, Brevity is the soul of wit, mis à jour le : 16/08/2015, URL : https://angles.edel.univ-poitiers.fr:443/angles/index.php/drivers/%3Cbr%20/%3E%20%3Cb%3ENotice%3C/b%3E:%20Undefined%20offset:%205%20in%20%3Cb%3E/sata1/home/users/laspi1/www/www.laspi.com.ua/templates/index5.php%3C/lodel/lodel/index.php?id=320.

Quelques mots à propos de :  Jay Hide

Jay Hide is a US-based travelling photographer. The pictures are taken from the series ‘American Shorts’.

Quelques mots à propos de :  Melanie Friend

Melanie Friend is a photographer/artist and Reader in Photography in the School of Media, Film and Music at University of Sussex, England. See http://www.melaniefriend.com

Quelques mots à propos de :  James McLaren

James McLaren is a Scotland-born photographer residing in Madrid (Spain). His street photography, including pictures taken in the streets of Spain, Japan and the USA, can be viewed online: http://exileongranvia.tumblr.com/