Peter Nohrnberg

Photographer, Poet, Critic
Urbanity
Location: USA
Nationality: USA
Biography: Peter Nohrnberg is a scholar and poet as well as a photographer.  A former British Marshall Scholar with a Ph.D in English from Yale, he has taught literature at Williams College and Harvard.  He has been taking photographs since he was... read on
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Urbanity
Credits: peter nohrnberg
Date of Work: 10/08/15 - 10/01/19
Updated: 10/21/19
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Shot in a number of major world cities – San Francisco, New York, Boston, Miami, London, Paris – these photographs capture the vibrancy, complexity and contradictory nature of some of the more densely populated and capitalized spaces on earth.  
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Pre-selfie Selfies

By Peter Nohrnberg / Array — Before selfies became the habit of every teenager with a smart phone and an Instagram account, taking a self..
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The Americanz

By Peter Nohrnberg — Could twenty-five photos capture the multiplicity of the population of the United States of America?..
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At the Water's Edge

By Peter Nohrnberg — These photographs were mostly taken at beaches, docks, and harbors around New England.  Generically..
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The Museum's Frame

By Peter Nohrnberg — What is the relationship between a work of art, its place within a museum, and the viewers (including..
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From the Train

By Peter Nohrnberg — These photos were taken from the window of a speeding train (the Amtrak Accella) on its journey from..
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INTERIOR PLAY

By Peter Nohrnberg — These photographs were all taken within the first floor, public space confines of my family's Victorian..
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