General Photography

TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY: FLAGS OF AMERICA

Written by Lazzarini, Francesca
The prestigious new volume by Skira devoted to international contemporary photography is focused on some of the greatest American masters of the twentieth-century. This will be the first of two books (with the second coming in 2014) that seek to illustrate the outstanding quality and variety of the works which have marked American photography from the mid-twentieth-century to the present day.
September 17, 2013 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 134 Pages |
$50.00

SLEEP

Written by Spagna, Ted
An intimate, voyeuristic exploration into the private landscape of the unconscious from the Muybridge of sleep. In 1975, Ted Spagna began his voyeuristic venture into "inner space," exposing the secrets of human sleep behavior by photographing intimate narratives of sleeping figures with a time-lapse camera.
September 3, 2013 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) | 144 Pages |
$55.00

TALK ABOUT CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY

Written by Couturier, Elisabeth
From photography s role in society, such as photojournalism and fashion photography, to more traditional and purely artistic shots, this book explores all aspects of contemporary photography photographers obsessions, unusual formats, differing methods, and the vast range of genres depicted.
April 24, 2012 | Paperback | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 256 Pages |
$29.95

MALICK SIDIBE

Born in 1936 at Soloba, in the Yanfolila Cercle, Mali, Malik Sidibé is now an internationally recognized artist and is considered the greatest African photographer.
March 27, 2012 | Paperback | Skira Editore | 140 Pages |
$35.00

TAHITI: FAERY LANDS

Exquisite photographs of French Polynesia landscapes and Tahitians, taken by one of the world's most beloved make-up artists and photographers, François Nars. Since 1994, Nars's photographic compositions have been celebrated for their vibrant interplay of color and form.
October 15, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 288 Pages |
$100.00

LUCIANO RIGOLINI: UN'ALTRA IMMAGINE/AN OTHER IMAGE

The first complete monograph devoted to Luciano Rigolini's photography. This volume offers a wealth of previously unpublished large-format works, a reinterpretation of anonymous photographs, and documents uncovered in forgotten archives, flea markets, or purchased from antique dealers.
September 25, 2012 | Paperback | Skira Editore | 79 Pages |
$40.00

SHORT CUTS: ARTISTS IN CHINA

Written by Heibling, Lorenz
The first intimate visual documentation of artists who have influenced and transformed the Chinese art scene over the last two decades. Since 1993, photographer Thomas Fuesser has developed close and enduring professional relationships with the artistic community in China.
May 14, 2013 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 528 Pages |
$75.00

REBEL YOUTH

This first-of-its-kind collection presents photographer Karlheinz Weinberger's influential portraits of rebel youth of the sixties. While Karlheinz Weinberger is known as a pioneer of male erotic imagery, the Swiss amateur photographer also left an indelible mark on the fashion world with his decades-long documenting of vibrant rebel youth culture.
February 8, 2011 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 176 Pages |
$45.00

DENIS PIEL: MOMENTS

Written by Piel, Denis
This much-anticipated first monograph of the highly influential photographer showcases the best of his sensual fashion images and nudes. Famous for his cinematic approach, Denis Piel catches women off guard, engaged in sensual moments that are filled with magic and curiosity.
September 4, 2012 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 271 Pages |
$75.00

PAINTED BODIES: AFRICAN BODY PAINTING, TATTOOS & SCARIFICATION

Written by Fisher, Angela
The seminal volume on body painting and adornment by the world's preeminent photographers of African culture. Following the international masterpiece Africa Adorned, Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher have focused on the traditions of body painting spanning the vastly unique cultures of the African continent.
September 18, 2012 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 288 Pages |
$100.00

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