A streetwise, ‘foul-mouthed’ New Yorker, Barbara Mullen didn’t fit the idea of 1950s glamour, but Lillian Bassman and Richard Avedon still loved to photograph her. John-Michael O’Sullivan tracks down the model who broke the mould - and finds a story of heartbreak and high society
It’s been a super busy summer, first the FIDM exhibit and now the American Cinematheque event is this Sunday. I’m nervous & excited! I’m so thrilled to be able to share the archive with a new audience.