Roots

@ Gruyaert, Harry

978-2365111713

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Presentation by Xavier Barral :

"With over twenty new photographs, this revised edition of Roots (initially published in 2012 and quickly out of print) immerses us in the Belgium of the 1970s and 1980s. From the first black and white photographs to the revelation of colour, this publication explores the Belgium photographer’s singular, almost expressionistic, universe.

In a very personal text, accompanying his photographs, Harry Gruyaert comments on his relationship to Belgium. While an essay by the Belgium writer Dimitri Verlhust makes us truly live these photographs from the inside."

Texts in English and French.

On a side note : link to the first edition of Roots on our website here (sold out).

200 pages - Hardcover

Editions Xavier Barral, 2018

Format : 29 x 21.6 cm

New - Mint edition

Warning: Last books in stock!

45,00 €

Gruyaert, Harry

Harry Gruyaert is a Belgian photographer, he joined Magnum Photos in 1982. Harry Gruyaert is known as one of the first modern phographers using color in Europe, as seen especially in his book Roots (Xavier Barral, 2012 & 2018) which brings us back to the Belgium of the seventies and eigthies. © Portrait with large-format camera  / Cyrille Weiner - Marine Berton / ENS Lumière
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