Matt White lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he runs one of the state’s oldest beer joints and music venues, the White Water Tavern. He is a photographer of people and places across the South.
Matthew Thompson is a native of North Little Rock, Arkansas. He resides in Phoenix, Arizona, with his two children and publishes Fluke Fanzine.
A conversation with Arkansas artist buZ blurr.
“Although my father and his father were railroad men, my maternal grandmother's father was a newspaperman who published weekly in three different cities in northeast Arkansas: at Gainesville, Rector, and Paragould. He learned the printer’s trade by apprenticing with Mark Twain on his brother Orion Clemens’ Hannibal, Missouri, newspaper prior to the Civil War. Thus I claim this as an atavistic trait for my affinity for print.”