Archive for August, 2011

Assouline Announce New Book The Miller House and Garden

Assouline Announce New Book The Miller House and Garden

| August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

With its open layout and boundless glass walls, Miller House and Garden epitomizes American modernism—in the unexpected location of south central Indiana, surrounded by honey locust trees and fields of corn. A quintessential expression of American modernism, Miller House and Garden—created in 1952 by design geniuses Eero Saarinen, Alexander Girard, Dan Kiley, and Kevin Roche—integrates […]

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Assouline Presents New Book Art for Heart: Remembering 9/11

Assouline Presents New Book Art for Heart: Remembering 9/11

| August 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Commemorating the 10th anniversary of September 11th, Assouline presents a collection of these drawings in Art for Heart: Remembering 9/11. This exquisite tome includes selections of artwork and messages from the New York University Child Study Center, the Art for Heart Program of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation and Dear Hero and Notes of Hope […]

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Aperture to Publish New Book Diane Arbus: A Chronology

Aperture to Publish New Book Diane Arbus: A Chronology

| August 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Diane Arbus: A Chronology (October, 2011) reads like a contemporaneous diary by one of the most daring, influential, and controversial artists of the twentieth century. Drawn primarily from Arbus’s extensive correspondence with friends, family, and colleagues; personal notebooks; and other unpublished writings, this beautifully produced volume exposes the private thoughts and motivations of a photographer […]

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Aperture Presents Photographic Memory: The Album in the Age of Photography by Verna Posever Curtis

| August 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photographic Memory: The Album in the Age of Photography (Aperture, June 2011) traces the rise of the album from the turn of the century to the present day, showcasing some of the most important examples in the history of the medium, as collected by the Library of Congress. The albums that comprise Photographic Memory provide […]

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Richard Rothman Announces Redwood Saw Photographs Book

Richard Rothman Announces Redwood Saw Photographs Book

| August 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

In the summer of 2004, the New York photographer Richard Rothman traveled west with a 4×5 camera to explore the remaining fragments of ancient old-growth forests in Northern California. He pitched a tent amid the mammoth stands of redwoods and began making formal, intricate portraits of the forest, which he describes as “the most visually […]

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New Book “The Noise Beneath the Apple™” Spotlights the New York City Street Music Scene

| August 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The Noise Beneath the Apple™”, a new art book celebrating the street music scene in the subways of New York City, will showcase performers making a living entertaining commuters. The developers of the project are looking for financial support to complete the project. “We have spent over 18 months collecting stories and photos of our […]

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New Book by David Maisel Examines Art and Artifacts through Museum Conservation X-Rays

New Book by David Maisel Examines Art and Artifacts through Museum Conservation X-Rays

| August 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

History’s Shadow, a new photography book by artist David Maisel (Nazraeli Press, $75, hardcover, 72 pages, ISBN 978-1-59005-278-4), examines art and artifacts through museum conservation x-rays. Like spectral transmissions conveying messages across time, the images in History’s Shadow make the invisible visible – expressing the shape-shifting nature of time itself and the continuous presence of […]

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