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Vivian Maier Chicago, 1954 Photo: Vivian Maier; from the Book Vivian Maier: A Photographer Found published by Harper Design

Look Back at Vivian Maier’s Mysterious Secret Photographs

Vivian Maier Photographer | Official website of Vivian Maier | Vivian Maier Portfolios, Prints, Exhibitions, Books and documentary film

18 Captivating Photos By The Mysterious Nanny-Photographer Of The Mid-Century

vivian maier(1926-2009), self portrait, 1955 http://www.vivianmaier.com/portfolios/self-portraits/

Photo Gallery: Vivian Maier’s Self-Portraits

Saw this yesterday at the Stephen Bulgar Gallery.Amazing show! I love her!  Vivian Maier Self-portrait

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Vivian Maier, Self-portrait. Vivian Dorothea Maier was an American street photographer, who was born in New York City and spent much of her childhood in France.

Vivian Maier is the Emily Dickinson of street photography. Maier worked as a nanny in New York and Chicago for more than a half-century, and took thousands of brilliant photographs, never sharing them with anyone except, occasionally, for the children in her charge. Some of her negatives were found by chance, when a local real estate agent purchased them at an auction house; now an exhibition of her photography is traveling the world (this summer it's in the U.K.)....

Vivian Maier's Rediscovered Street Photography

Vivian Maier Street Gallery of photos taken by the photographer Vivian Maier. One of multiple galleries on the official Vivian Maier website.

Vivian Maier photography - one of many pleasant discoveries from the This American Life live screening

Vivian Maier street photography du New York et Chicago des années 50/60

We bring you a selection of 20 Black and White Self-Portraits by Vivian Maier. Vivian Maier - Self Portrait Vivian Maier - Self Portrait Vivian Maier - Self

Vivian Maier - An excentric person born with a camera rond her neck : left us with 150.000+ unpublished photo's

Daily Dose Pick: Vivian Maier

Vintage street style: Meet Vivian Maier, the woman who invented street style photography in the Photo: ©Vivian Maier/Maloof Collection

Street 4: Gallery of photos taken by the photographer Vivian Maier. One of multiple galleries on the official Vivian Maier website.

Street Gallery of photos taken by the photographer Vivian Maier. One of multiple galleries on the official Vivian Maier website.

Location vs portrait - HBO Documentary: Finding Vivian Maier

Finding Vivian Maier

Street Gallery of photos taken by the photographer Vivian Maier. One of multiple galleries on the official Vivian Maier website.

To the outside world Vivian Maier was just a nanny and housekeeper working in Chicago. But she also had a hidden talent was not recognised until after her death in 2009. Maier spent her life wandering the streets of Chicago with a Rolleflex camera strapped to her neck taking remarkable black and white pictures of a different side of the city, and a different side of life in America.

What the nanny saw: Housekeeper's stunning images of 1950s Chicago show working life in America in a new light

Street Gallery of photos taken by the photographer Vivian Maier. One of multiple galleries on the official Vivian Maier website.

Vivian Maier: Chicago c.1960

Vivian Maier's pioneering street-style photography - in pictures

Vivian Maier: Chicago c.1960

By Vivian Maier. A full time nanny living in Chicago in the 60s, Vivian captured over 100,000 vivid portraits of street life with her Rolleiflex.

Vivian Maier

Two children in the back of a car--the boy looks anxiously to the front while the girl looks calmly at the photographer. Untitled, November San Francisco, CA