Adventures in the Nearby Far Away (*signed*)

@ Templeton, Ed

979-109140640-6

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.Last copy.

Presentation by the artist:

"26 miles across the Pacific Ocean from the tangled mess of humanity that is Los Angeles and Orange County sits an island paradise called Santa Catalina where time has stood still and visitors can experience what California was like before the Europeans sailed in.

Adventures in the Nearby Far Away is a photographic diary of my many visits to the island over the years, a place I have been visiting since I was a boy, and been documenting photographically since the late 90¹s. All photos are shot on film."


Leporello-binding (accordion fold) 8.40 m / 27 ft, printed on both sides, and inserted in a hard case

Éditions Bessard, 2015

Format : 17 x 26 cm

*Signed*

New - Mint condition

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75,00 €

Templeton, Ed

Ed Templeton is an American photographer and painter based in California. Before his artist career, Ed had an international career as one of the first professional skaters. Ed Templeton photographed the world of skate, his friends & family, and street scenes since his teenage years. His first book "Teenage Smokers" dates from 1999 (Alledged Press). He has since published many acclaimed photobooks, including "The Golden Age of Neglect" (Drago, 2002), "Beautiful Losers" (DAP, 2004), "Deformer" (Anthem / Damiani, 2008), "Litmus Test" (SUper Labo, 2010), "Teenage Kissers" (Seems Books, 2011), "Adventures in the Nearby Faraway" (Editions Bessard, 2015), "Loose Shingles" (B-Sides Box Set, 2018), "Hairdos of Defiance" (Deadbeat Club, 2018). © L'Ascenseur Végétal when Ed visited our Bookshop / Gallery in Bordeaux (2016)
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