This is my annotated bibliography for my eminent project on Eliot Porter! This is a list of all the sources I used and the ones I found most useful have descriptions of what can be found underneath!
Art Institue Chicago. An American Place. 2016. December 2019. <https://media.artic.edu/stieglitz/an-american-place/>.
This gives a good description of Alfred Steiglitz’s museum An American Place and describes the work that was displayed there.
—. Eliot Porter. 2016. December 2019. <https://media.artic.edu/stieglitz/eliot-porter/>.
This gives a good description of the work Eliot displayed in An American Place.
Brittanica, The Editors of the Encyclopaedia. Eliot Porter. 29 October 2019. December 2019. <https://www.britannica.com/biography/Eliot-Porter>.
This gives some good information on Eliot’s childhood and his scientific career.
Honan, William H. Eliot Porter, Photographer, Is Dead at 88. 3 November 1990. December 2019. <https://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/03/obituaries/eliot-porter-photographer-is-dead-at-88.html>.
Icp. Eliot Porter. n.d. December 2019. <https://www.icp.org/browse/archive/constituents/eliot-porter?all/all/all/all/0>.
This is a great summary of Eliot’s life and gives good information on different milestones in his photography career.
Luong, Qt. Eliot Porter Books. 12 September 2012. December 2019. <https://www.terragalleria.com/blog/eliot-porter-books/>.
This is a good description of Eliot’s books he published and gives a good list of a few of the books he had made.
Middlebury College Museum of Art. Eliot Porter’s Photographic Process. n.d. December 2019. <https://sites.middlebury.edu/landandlens/2016/10/02/eliot-porters-photographic-process/>.
This gives a good description of Eliot’s photography process and the colouring process he used.
Peterson, Duff. Eliot and Fairfield Porter, American Artists from Winnetka. 2013. 1 December 2019. <http://www.winnetkahistory.org/gazette/eliot-and-fairfield-porter-american-artists-from-winnetka/>.
This is a great source for information on Eliot’s whole family and also gives some good information on Eliot’s and Fairfield’s careers.
Schienbaum Russek Ltd. Eliot Porter. 2019. December 2019. <http://www.photographydealers.com/artists/eliot-porter/>.
This gives a very in-depth description of the colouring process Eliot used and his works in colour photography as a whole.
Solnit, Rebecca. In Wilderness is the Preservation of the World. September/October 2002. December 2019. <https://vault.sierraclub.org/sierra/200209/porter.asp>.
This article gives a good look into who Eliot was as a person and provides some very powerful quotes said by Eliot.
The Sierra Club. About the Sierra Club. n.d. 2019 December. <https://www.sierraclub.org/about-sierra-club>.
Wikipedia. Eliot Porter. 21 November 2019. 1 December 2019. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eliot_Porter>.
This is a good summary of Eliot’s life and includes all the major points in his life.
—. Sierra Club. 25 November 2019. December 2019. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sierra_Club >.
Until next time!