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Hannah Modigh: The Milky Way [signed]

Coming of Age – Hannah Modigh

Swedish photographer Hannah Modigh’s latest book addresses adolescent yearning and upheaval. The series “The Milky Way” depicts how girls and boys aged 12-16 approach each other, form groups, seek identity. This series was awarded the prestigious Scandinavian Photo prize by TT in 2013. Modigh is on of the up-and-coming photographers in Sweden. > MORE Hannah […]

Thomas Ruff: Zeitungsfotos / Newspaper Photographs

Thomas Ruff: Image, Context & Re-Photography

In 1981 Thomas Ruff started collecting images from newspapers and weeklies. By 1991 he had created an archive with over 2500 clippings. In this new book he has selected 400 re-photographed images from his archive. > MORE Thomas Ruff: Zeitungsfotos / Newspaper Photographs Editor:    Thomas Ruff ISBN:    9783952339152 Publisher:    Bookhorse Publ. year:    2014 Language:    English […]

Stephen Shore: Survey

American Surfaces

”Survey” is the catalogue of is the largest retrospective exhibition ever mounted of Stephen Shore’s work, spanning from the 60s until 2013 organized by Fundación Mapfre in Madrid. Shore’s importance in shaping the photography we see today cannot be underestitmated — his fascination with the aesthetic of amateur or ‘snapshot’ photography, his sensitivity to colour, […]

Larry Sultan: Here and Home

American Suburbia: Larry Sultan

”Here and Home” is a retrospective of Larry Sultan, including his early collaborative works, like ”Evidence” (1977) with Mike Mandel to the later that examined family, home and suburbia like in ”The Valley” (1998–2003). > MORE ”Here and Home” is showing at LACMA in Los Angeles until March 2015. Larry Sultan: Here and Home Author:   […]

Erwin Olaf - Volume II

Staging Emotions and Domestic Bliss

Atmospheric is one good word to describe Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf’s scenic photography. Domesticity, melancholia, emotions, class, sex, culture and race are themes explored in his work. > MORE Erwin Olaf – Volume II Features:    Fall-serie (2008), Dawn-series (2009), Hotel-series (2010), Keyhole-series (2010), Berlin-series (2012) Essays by:    Frances Hodgson ISBN:    9781597112987 Publisher:    Aperture Publ. year:   […]

Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography

Modernist Photographer: Paul Strand

American photographer and filmmaker Paul Strand (1890–1976) is critical figure in the history of modern art, whose archive of nearly 4,000 prints stands as a cornerstone of the collection of Philiadelphia Museum of Art. This new book, ” Master of Modern Photography”, accompanying the museum’s retrospective, includes over 300 of Strand’s finest prints, selected primarily […]

Nicholas Nixon: The Brown Sisters - Forty Years

The Brown Sisters

Family love. Nicholas Nixon’s seminal portrait series of the sisters continues to touch us. This annual series is now 40 years and we follow the changes – maturity and aging process – and keep imagining the relationships between the sisters. > MORE Nicholas Nixon: The Brown Sisters  – Forty Years Afterword by:    Sarah Hermanson Meister […]

Polar Chill: Gerry Johansson

In 2001, through a grant from the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, Gerry Johansson (b. 1945, Swedish) travelled to the inaccessible and distinct landscape of Antarctica on a research trip for two months. With him on the journey he had a large-format camera and his fearless curiosity. The series of photos eventuate in an unusual reality […]

Anton Renborg: 
Notices de la Corse

Summer breeze: Anton Renborg

Anton Renborg’s Corsican journey captures your heart. Lyrical and musical. We can only be in awe of this absolutely stunning production – book-wise and photography-wise. > MORE Anton Renborg: 
Notices de la Corse Designed by:    Jesper Örtegren Text by:    Natacha Wolinski ISBN:    9782350463179 Publisher:    Filigranes Publ. year:    2014 Languages:    English, French Pages:    64 Illustrations:    35 […]

Michael Schmidt: Natur

Deconstruction: Michael Schmidt

This summer release from Mack Books is a sharp, tight series by Michael Schmidt. If there was something called ‘pure photography’, it would Schmidt’s. Sadly, he passed away in May this year – far, far too early. > MORE Michael Schmidt: Natur ISBN:    9781907946585 Publisher:    Mack Books Publ. year:    2014 Language:    English Pages:    104 Illustrations:   […]