The photographs of Paul Caponigro appear out of the flux and flow of his life somewhat as crystals are formed. Once formed, his images seem independent. But this is not entirely true, so to indicate some of the connections Paul's words are included.
1932 Born December 7, Boston, Massachusetts. 1946 Public high school; develops interest in photography; further nourishment of early interest in music. 1950 Enters College of Music, Boston University; studies piano. Remains one year.
"Experience in Fathoms," Aperture, 6:129-137, Number 3, 1958. Portfolio of eight photographs with text by Myron Martin. The Heritage of Edward Weston. Eugene: Museum of Art, University of Oregon, 1965. Statement, p. 10. The Music of Willem Nyland.