For eleven years, Frank O'Hara worked a day job at the Museum of Modern Arts, writing poems during his lunch break.
Jackson Pollock was a janitor and painted a little on the side.
“In the new Long Island, the one yet undiscovered, the one just now being born, the boys and the girls of the future can look at this beautiful book and know that even ghost stories can hav
Leafing through any collection of Roger Ballen’s photographs is a bit like making love under a mirrored ceiling: none of it looks attractive, but it all feels terribly exciting.
“Bill Brandt, the work, is now just beginning to enjoy its second life.”
Every photograph has two lives: the one today and the one tomorrow.
“Steve McCurry’s photographs speak to the human experience around the world with wit, compassion, and perspicacity blended with a brilliant photographic talent and an eye f
For three decades photographer Dana Gluckstein has been documenting the lives of indigenous nations.
“Fashion is not always spelled out in capital letters.”
“Christopher Street by Mark Seliger is a magnificent volume of stunning photography and heartbreaking stories.
“Jongmans is knowledgeable about art history and passionate about combining the issues of the past with those of the present and pulling them into our modern sphere.”
There is no question that Jacques Henri Lartigue is one of the leading figures of 20th century photography.
This monograph is not a glossy coffee table chronicle of the works of Richard Avedon’s oeuvre of this period.
If you know who Tim Walker is and you are familiar with his body of work, then you have an inkling of what lies between the covers of this book, but if you are unfamiliar with the oeuvre of Tim Wal
“anyone with an interest on fashion, photography, New York City, or Bill Cunningham should run out and buy this book; it is to be cherished.”
William Klein is responsible for lensing some of the most iconic, memorable, legendary and ubiquitous fashion images, so you might be expecting this glamorous coffee table volume that will chronicl
Not being intimately familiar with the work of Jan Welters, it was easy to have an open mind about what was waiting behind the cover.
“I Am offers American art lovers the opportunity to discover and to relish the innovative work of a painter who deconstructed the old and constructed her own brave
“Helen Levitt is a remarkable book, and a substantial addition to the library of anyone who values the beginning
“Steve McCurry: A Life in Pictures is an homage by his sister to an extraordinary photographer who broadens our view of humanity and the world.
“Gall’s collages will cause much shoulder shrugging, eye rolling, and brain scratching. And thank heavens for that.”
“The people and events that are documented by McDarrah are legendary and huge, and taken together as a body of work create an extraordinary visual record of this vital moment in New York an
“As a biography of Lange’s ‘visual life,’ her aesthetics, and her activism, this book lives up to Lange’s own belief that ‘Beauty is a byproduct.
One might be familiar with Saul Leiter’s unconventional and distinctive color work of the 1950s and 60s street photography, however, this book of black-and-white nudes by Leiter was a true surprise
“If you love animals and are inspired by fine art, this book is a gem. This collection is elegant, simple, and rich with emotion.”
“this book is an excellent companion to a survey of photography course, or as an introduction to the evolution of modern visions in photography.”
The photographs are instantly recognizable, the name is not. Harry Benson, CBE, has created a vast repertoire of iconic images many will remember. Mr.