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.
“After 40 years Meyerowitz continues to entice and enthrall with a consistency of vision that reshapes subject matter in his own light.”
“Fascinating and atmospheric, the narrative is complimented with beautifully illustrated images . . . For anyone who loves Dublin . . .”
Stephen Shore by Quentin Bajac and published by The Museum of Modern Art is an encyclopedic collection of Shore’s photographic work that spans five decades.
The border between North and South Korea is the Demilitarized Zone (the DMZ). It is one the most heavily militarized strips of land on the planet.
While the name might not be the first one that comes to mind when speaking of the greatest 20th century photographers, Sheila Metzner is unequivocally one of the greatest artists to ever wield a ca
“Beautiful Berlin Boys by Ashkan Sahihi resounds as an affirmation of the beauty and individuality of the gay man.”
“an excellent reference for bird lovers.”
Carrie Boretz’s Street is not just another collection of New York City photographs.
“. . . thought provoking in its juxtaposing of images taken 20 years apart.”
Parked next to a gas pump, a car has its hood up. Two men work on the car, a seventies-era machine. One man is older and more formally dressed.
“Nicoletta’s comprehensive visual history of gay San Francisco does indeed, to quote Sylvester’s gay anthem, make us feel Mighty Real.”
“His skaters are akin to acrobats poised in midair, neither ascending nor falling, but perfectly pictured in a world of their own.”
Fred Herzog’s images in Modern Color were created over 50 years ago and still have the power to stop you in your tracks.
“a fascinating, stirring, and well-researched tale with insights into the thinking and lives of flawed people.”