Maledetti Fotografi

Autore: Enrico Ratto
Editore: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781523967483
Grandezza: 50,12 MB
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Maledetti Fotografi e un progetto nato nel 2014, fondato da Enrico Ratto. Ogni mese pubblichiamo le interviste ai piu interessanti fotografi italiani ed internazionali. In questo libro sono raccolte le interviste realizzate nel 2014 con i grandi autori della fotografia. Questo libro contiene le interviste con: Guido Harari Henryk Hetflaisz Mario Giacomelli Riccardo Venturi Hua Kiem Arianna Arcara e Luca Santese (Cesura) Helmut Newton Christoph Bangert Stuart Franklin Don McCullin Gianni Berengo Gardin Sarah Moon George Woodman Steve McCurry Frank Horvat Kate Garner Dominique Tarle Ferdinando Scianna Wolfgang Volz Mattia Insolera Long Thanh"

Photography After Frank

Autore: Philip Gefter
Editore:
ISBN: 9781597110952
Grandezza: 24,44 MB
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In Photography After Frank, former New York Times writer and picture editor Philip Gefter presents the tale of contemporary photography, starting with a pivotal moment: Robert Franks seminal work in the 1950s. Along the way, he connects the dots of photographys transformation into what it is today. Gefter begins with Franks challenge to the notion of photographys objectivity with the grainy, off-handed spontaneity of The Americans. Next comes the staged document and postmodernisms further challenge to image fidelity. Other themes are photojournalism, the diversity of portraiture, the influence of private and corporate collections on curatorial decisions, and how the market shapes art making. Throughout the book, Gefter deftly connects Franks legacy with the work of dozens of important individual artists who followed in his wake, from Lee Friedlander and Nan Goldin to Stephen Shore and Ryan McGinley. The book includes texts written exclusively for this publication as well as essays drawn from Gefters critical writings, reviews, and even obituaries. Photography After Frank offers a page-turning yet journalistic approach bound to appeal to students and artworld aficionados, alike.

Hong Kong Yesterday

Autore: John A. Bennette
Editore:
ISBN: 9780977882830
Grandezza: 65,77 MB
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Hong Kong Yesterday presents a singular vision of this enigmatic city by award winning photographer, Fan Ho. Black and white images capturing life in mid-century Hong Kong range from quiet voyeuristic tableaus to chaotic crowds, most focusing on the city's inhabitants. Businessmen, families, dockworkers, alleys, markets and street scenes are all rendered in a style that is simultaneously abstract and humanistic. Fan Ho was born in Shanghai in 1937, immigrated to Hong Kong as child and passed away in 2016.

Francesca Woodman S Notebook

Autore: Francesca Woodman
Editore: Silvana Editoriale
ISBN: 9788836621170
Grandezza: 36,43 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
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The American photographer Francesca Woodman (1958-1981) spent a brief portion of her childhood in the countryside around Florence, living with her parents in an old farm whose dilapidated interiors were later to influence the backdrops of her mesmerizing self-portraits. In 1977 she returned to Italy, studying in Rome on a year-long RISD honors program. During this tenure, Woodman found five tattered school exercise books, printed in 1906, side-stapled and inscribed in fine cursive penmanship with notes from physics lectures or poems in English and Italian. To these evocative objects, Woodman--already fully formed as the photographer we recognize and admire today--added her characteristic black-and-white photographs, either as small paper prints or as prints made on transparent film that allows the writing beneath to show through, further embellishing them with her own captions or remarks. This facsimile edition of one of these notebooks was selected for publication by Woodman's mother and father as an artist's book of particular beauty and revelatory content that provides unprecedented insight into the emphatically narrative logic of Woodman's photography. Housed in a lightweight printed box, it includes an afterword by George Woodman, Francesca's father, that contextualizes the work within the photographer's artist's book production.

Francesca Woodman

Autore: Chris Townsend
Editore: Phaidon Press
ISBN: 9780714873183
Grandezza: 70,11 MB
Formato: PDF
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The most comprehensive monograph on one of the most enigmatic photographers of the 20th century - now in paperback "Woodman's pioneering style and technique have made her one of America's most notable and well-respected photographers of the late 20th century." —Aesthetica The precocious and brilliant American artist Francesca Woodman, is one of post-war photography's most original figures. This important book includes a major review of her life's work based on research by art historian Chris Townsend, together with extracts and facsimile pages from Francesca's personal journals edited and curated by her father, George Woodman. This unique and much-admired book is now available for the first time in paperback.

The Invisible City

Autore: Irene Kung
Editore: Contrasto Due
ISBN: 9788869653674
Grandezza: 35,23 MB
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Irene Kung achieved her early success as an artist known principally for still life painting. In recent years she has expanded her repertoire to include photography and has made a dramatic entry into the field. Her work has primarily been directed at depicting striking and beautiful architectural monuments, or fragments thereof, in Europe and the United States. The finished images are of a textural subtlety that sets them apart from the mainstream of contemporary photography. This book is her first monograph.

Paris Spleen 1869

Autore: Charles Baudelaire
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811200073
Grandezza: 72,92 MB
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Baudelaire composed the series of prose poems known as Paris Spleen between 1855 and his death in 1867. He attached great importance to his work in this then unusual form, asking, "Which one of us, in his moments of ambition, has not dreamed of the miracle of a poetic prose, musical, without rhythm and without rhyme, supple enough and rugged enough to adapt itself to the lyrical impulses of the soul, the undulations of reverie, the jibes of conscience?"

Trees

Autore: Irene Kung
Editore: Contrasto
ISBN: 9788869654657
Grandezza: 75,33 MB
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A journey among Irene Kung's trees, discovering the beauty of nature. Her magical photographs make nature seem almost supernatural.

Working The Room

Autore: Geoff Dyer
Editore: Canongate Books
ISBN: 1847679668
Grandezza: 33,57 MB
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Alive with insight, wit and Dyer's characteristic irreverence, this collection of essays offers a guide around the cultural maze, mapping a route through the worlds of literature, art, photography and music. Besides exploring what it is that makes great art great, Working the Room ventures into more personal territory with extensive autobiographical pieces - 'On Being an Only Child', 'Sacked' and 'Reader's Block', among other gems. Dyer's breadth of vision and generosity of spirit combine to form a manual for ways of being in - and seeing - the world today.

Mox Nox

Autore: Joan Cornelia
Editore:
ISBN: 9781606998427
Grandezza: 41,85 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
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This book collects the Spanish cartoonist s twisted comics, which are popular on Facebook."