Martin Purr Captures The Rhubarb Triangle


Martin Parr is a renowned photographer documenting phantasmagoric experience ranging from garish foodstuff to bored couples. Parr was forced to turn his attention to the Rhubarb Triangle by the art gallery at Hepworth Wakefield. It is reputed for its prolific production located about a spread of nine square miles in the West Yorkshire. According to a statement by Parr in The Guardian, there are 10 to 11 growers, and all were approached. A couple was photographed, and many who never came under the lens before were photographed. It is a subject of interest and helps connect with the neighborhood community.


The latest work includes Hepworth Wakefield’s retrospective that covers over 200 Parr’s photographs. Meanwhile, ‘The Rhubarb Triangle & Other Stories’ that were photographed by lensman Martin Parr will be on display in February. The exhibition is accompanied by Hepworth Wakefield publication. It is a conventional tabloid consisting of photos of Rhubarb Triangle sequence. The photograph is about tracing the journey of the plants from the harvest period to getting into the pie competition.

The Rhubarb Triangle series is hosted by Leeds & District Market Gardener’s Association. The gallery has shown enthusiasm to print the photos informs Rosie Ripley informs Hepworth Wakefield. It is the opinion of both Hepworth Wakefield and Martin Parr that the art has to be accessible to a wide range of audience. Moreover, she added that the possibility to conceive the design and see it published is a remarkable experience that is worth not to be missed. Find the newspaper on sale at the Hepworth Wakefield store.

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Fern – Memories On The Paper


Find awe-inspiring stories on the blog Fernweh owned by designer Tom Reinert . Tom and his girlfriend were on a world tour in 2014, and the blog was inspired by the tour. The meaning of Fernweh is the ‘urge to travel’. It is of German origin. It is a German blog, and the meaning of Fernweh is clearly distinguished. The memories of his tour have been published in the blog on a digital broadsheet newspaper. It is canned the Fern, meaning far in German. The electronic blog was a big hit among near and dear, and this instigated Reinert to come up with the print. That was when the memories were transferred into paper.

Tom believed that newspaper was the perfect medium to spread the message. He decided to add more pictures and combined it with the smaller inlay of the newspaper. Glossy paper was used for photo prints. It has been a year since the trip happened and yet the memories of the trip stay fresh through these papers. They enjoy reading, again and again, the stories. The memories are kept alive on paper. Reinert’s projects are available on his website, and Fern is available with The Newsagent. Reinert has made a big impression with his newspaper.

Joe Manchin from West Virginia Seeks Second Full Term in Senate


Joe (Joseph) Manchin is the senior most United States Senator belonging to West Virginia and a member of the Democratic Party. He is the most famous official elected from the Democratic Party. While there are speculations that Manchin will be running to become the governor in the year 2016, it looks like he is seeking forward to get the second full term in the Senate in the year 2018. Manchin succeeded the Senator Robert Byrd, who served for a long time in the year 2010 with the sole idea of serving as the government. Notably, he was the governor in the time period between 2005 and 2010.

Manchin got elected as the Senator by means of an exceptional election in order to succeed Byrd in 2010, and he received a full term in 2012. Basically, it happened as Robert Byrd passed away in 2010 and this made Manchin take up a very difficult political decision in his life. He claimed that serving as the Governor of West Virginia was the most fulfilling job in his life especially as he could serve the great people living in West Virginia. He considers the same as his honor and privilege.


Joe Manchin claimed that he had been aggravated by the partisanship and the polarization that exists in Washington. However, he claims that the recent events have encouraged him making him feel that there has to be a great sense of commitment and bipartisanship in working together for the welfare of the Americans. Manchin is one of the most conservative persons in the Senate’s Democratic Party. He has played a vital role in assembling coalitions between the Republicans and Democrats on certain issues. He worked along with Pennsylvania’s Republican Pat Toomey to expand the background checks of the potential gun purchasers, but the bill was unsuccessful. Being the former secretary of West Virginia, Joe Manchin is the only Democrat from the state in Congress.

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