The Purple Rain Lounge, Duncan, 1989
20 x 24 inch chromogenic dye coupler print
30 x 40 inch chromogenic dye coupler print
Edition of 25
40 x 50 inch chromogenic dye coupler print
Edition of 12
For more than 20 years Birney Imes roamed the countryside of his native Mississippi photographing the people and places he encountered along the way. Working in both black and white and color, Imes’ photographs take viewers inside juke joints and dilapidated restaurants scattered across that landscape. There he introduces the viewer to, as one writer put it, “the characters and...