Vivian Maier

Like Vivian Maier’s photography, Christina Hesselholdt’s novel embraces digression and relishes humanity in its multiplicity

By Mitch Speed

Christina Hesselholdt’s newly-translated book, Vivian, turns the late American photographer’s life into a novel

By Tom Overton
A self-portrait by Vivian Maier, from the 2014 documentary Finding Vivian Maier, directed by John Maloof and Charlie Siskel, Courtesy: Vivian Maier/Maloof Collection

A fresh dispute over the estate of Vivian Maier; Chris Ofili is made a CBE

Vivian Maier, New York, NY, 1954, 1954, silver gelatin print, 51 × 41 cm. Vivian Maier/Maloof Collection. Courtesy: Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York

Photobastei, Zurich, Switzerland

By Aoife Rosenmeyer