Archive for January, 2012

The Latin American Photobook by Horacio Fernandez

The Latin American Photobook by Horacio Fernandez

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

A growing appreciation of the photobook has inspired a flood of new scholarship and connoisseurship of the form—few as surprising and inspiring as The Latin American Photobook, the culmination of a four-year, cross-continental research effort led by Horacio Fernández, author of the seminal volume, Fotografia Pública. Compiled with the input of a committee of researchers, […]

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Bonniers Konsthall announces New book by Tomas Saraceno

Bonniers Konsthall announces New book by Tomas Saraceno

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bonniers Konsthall in Stockholm announces a new book by Tomas Saraceno entitled 14 Billions (Working Title) showcasing more than 200 images of the making of Argentinian artist Tomás Saraceno’s 400 cubic meter installation of a Black Widow’s spider web that was exhibited at Bonniers Konsthall in 2010. Contributors: Sara Arrhenius, Helena Granström, Jeffrey Kastner, Hans-Ulrich […]

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Getty Publication Publishes Herb Ritts. L.A. Style

Getty Publication Publishes Herb Ritts. L.A. Style

| January 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Considered one of the most important photographers to emerge from the1980s, Herb Ritts (1952-2002) possessed a distinctive sense of style. He had the ability to seamlessly switch gears between his personal work that helped revive the male nude genre, and his commercial photography incorporating fashion and portraiture. His work is infused with the overriding elegance […]

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Royal Academy of Arts Publishes A Yorkshire Sketchbook by David Hockney

Royal Academy of Arts Publishes A Yorkshire Sketchbook by David Hockney

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

In recent years David Hockney has returned to England to paint the East Yorkshire landscape remembered from his youth. Although his passionate interest in new technology has led him to develop a virtuoso drawing technique on an iPad, he has also been accompanied outdoors by the traditional sketchbook, an invaluable tool as he works quickly […]

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Istanbul Biennial announces The Catalogue for the 12th Biennial

Istanbul Biennial announces The Catalogue for the 12th Biennial

| January 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catalogue of the 12th Istanbul Biennial, edited by Jens Hoffmann and Adriano Pedrosa with coordinating editor Pelin Derviş, is now available. It is designed by Jon Sueda of Stripe. It provides a comprehensive overview of the 12th Istanbul Biennial, including information on participating artists, their exhibited works, and a full checklist. It features newly […]

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