Trainspotting America with James Benning's 'RR'

Barring a change of mind or circumstance, the masterful RR will be the last of Benning's works shot on 16mm, and how fitting that this 37-year phase closes with the image of a locomotive, pointedly stopped in front of a wind farm outside of Palm Springs, scrapped tires lying in the foreground, the end in a line of 43 trains shot across the United States.

San Francisco Bay Guardian

The San Francisco Bay Guardian was founded in 1966 as the first newsweekly specifically designed to be alternative to and competitive with the local daily newspaper monopoly. It has become one of the best-known and most respected editorial and advertising...
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