A rare interview with William Eggleston was broadcast yesterday evening on BBC Radio 4's Front Row program. The artist spoke to John Wilson about the breakthrough of color images into the world of fine art photography, the process of creating dye transfer prints, and the truth in his famously saturated colors.
The critically acclaimed solo exhbition William Eggleston: 2¼ is on view at David Zwirner in London through June 1, 2019.
Image: BBC Radio 4 Presenter John Wilson with William Eggleston, London, 2019. Photo by John Wilson