July 30th, 2006

art

Art on Sunday: Greg Louganis, U.S. Indoor Diving Championship, Indianapolis

Walter Iooss, Jr. (born 1943)
Greg Louganis, U.S. Indoor Diving Championship, Indianapolis, from the series Shooting for the Gold, 1983
Dye transfer print on paper mounted on paperboard
Greg Louganis, U.S. Indoor Diving Championship, Indianapolis, from the series Shooting for the Gold
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

Today is Neville Longbottom's birthday, and I sort of had the idea of posting a work of art that made some oblique reference to that, but I got distracted by this pretty photograph on the Smithsonian American Art Museum web site. Alas, alas for Neville Longbottom, coming in second once again.

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