.One copy only, forgotten then re-discovered in a box!.
En attendant le facteur (Waiting for the Postman), is Alain Laboile's first book, published in 2012.
Alain Laboile is not a trained photographer, he has been taking pictures of his chlidren for years, in the house or in the large garden with a pond, insects, and other animals. Beautiful portraits, very touching images, for which the self-made photographer has won several awards and prizes.
With the help of the social networks, his images quickly made it to the magazine (French "6 Mois") and online ("New York Times Lens Blog") where they almost went viral...
We are offering copies signed by the artist.
Also, please note we are offering as well Alain Laboile's latest book called "At the Edge of the World" (Kehrer, 2015), also as signed copies !
100 pages - Hardcover, no DJ
KnowWare Editions, 2012
New - Mint condition
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.The two copies we are selling are dedicated on the title page to a person who never purchased the books.Presentation on the publisher's website: "Alain Laboile resides with his family in a small village in the southwest of France. A sculptor by trade, he acquired his first camera as a tool to record his creations in metal only a few years ago. But his...
.Sold out. Introduction by Fabien Ribéry (in French only) : "L'être humain est lourd, terriblement, voilà bien son drama. Lorsque l'on est artiste, poète, compositeur de félicités, il est possible de s'alléger par la grâce du style. Alain Laboile est de ceux-ci, dont l'apesanteur est à la fois une recherche, une éthique et une nostalgie. Quand le...
.Unsigned copies only - We might have a few (last) signed copies after January 26th.Presentation by Les Arènes : "Nil et son chat Matou Cachou sont les meilleurs amis du monde. Dehors, ils vivent mille et une aventures. Un jour pourtant, une dispute éclate. La petite fille et le chat vont devoir apprendre à vivre l’un sans l’autre. Heureusement, les...