Publisher's presentation :
"The photographs relate to the principal site projects that were established as part of the selection of the City of Mons as a European Capital of Culture 2015.
The photographs presented in this book have been carefully selected from a corpus of images that were created as part of a joint public project run by the Fondation Mons 2015 and the City of Mons.
The images chosen reflect the specificities of the various photographic approaches, ranging from the systematic archiving of the transformations to more plastic-orientated work freed from the constraints of purely ‘narrative’ photography.
All the shots were taken between September 2012 and January 2015."
A project initiated by the Mons 2015 Foundation and the City of Mons, Belgium.
Photographs by Maud Faivre, Pierre Liebaert and Zoé van der Haegen.
Texts (in French and English) by Yves Vasseur, Olivier Bastin and Marc Mawet.
Design : Dojo design
288 pages - Softcover in in soft cardboard slipcase
ARP2 Art & Research Publishing, 2015
New - Mint condition
Warning: Last books in stock!
.Sold out.The project of this book, co-sponsored by the ICP (International Center of Photography, New York), the "Photobooks" Facebook group and the Tokyo Institute of Photography, was to ask 10 people who are authorities in the photobook genre to select each 10 American photobooks published after 1987.The result is a rich catalogue of photobooks, some...
.Last copy.10 curators from the photography and photobook world each choose 10 Japanese books they feel important in the history of the medium, and comment on their choices... with a lot of illustrations.Edited by Matthew Carson, Michael Lang, Russet Lederman and Olga Yatskevich. Published by "10×10 Photobooks" in association with ICP (International...
Publisher's presentation : "The issue #0 of our artist magazine featuring the work of 8 artists we love."First issue of a new "magazine" presented as a Leporello. On one side, 8 photographs by 8 different artists : Michele Tagliaferri, Lieko Shiga, Bernardita Morello, Gregory Halpern, Marten Lange, Miren Pastor, Ricardo Cases and Go Itami. On the back, a...
Publisher's presentation: "New York had CBGB, Paris had Les Bains Douches, Amsterdam had the Paradiso, Manchester had its Hacienda… From 1979 to 1986 the Belgian capitol Brussels had Plan K, a wondrous “counter-cultural centre” housed in a former sugar refinery. The list of headline attractions at Plan K reads like a who’s who of post-punk. Joy Division,...
.Very limited number of signed copies available.Presentation on the artist's website: "Marie Mons a passé trois mois d’hiver dans un petit village des fjords de l’est de Islande où elle est devenue Aurore Colbert. Parlant de l’hiver et ses nuits polaires, du rythme qu’il induit au travers d’un grand rituel chamanique, elle incarne son personnage en...
Publisher's presentation: away from the familiar pictures of Japan "I know nothing about Japan. Even though, like everyone else, I have seen the familiar images of some exotic distant land, subjected to the avalanche of photos that make their way to us—almost through us—, and which are entirely a product of our Western culture. This tradition encourages...