General Photography

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 1, 2011 | Hardcover |
$45.00

DENIS PIEL: MOMENTS

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 1, 2012 | Hardcover |
$75.00

PAINTED BODIES: AFRICAN BODY PAINTING, TATTOOS & SCARIFICATION

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 1, 2012 | Hardcover |
$100.00

PHOTOGRAPHY: THE CONTEMPORARY ERA 1981-2013

This fourth and final volume in the Photography series addresses the major themes of contemporary photography and the issues regarding the production and use of photographs in present-day society.
September 1, 2014 | Hardcover |
$60.00

PATRIARCHAL AFRICA: THE LAST SUNRISE PHOTO-CHRONICLE OF THE VANISHING LIFE

An extraordinary photographic journey through disappearing African cultures. The camera lens of Sergey Yastrzhembsky is focused on scenes of the patriarchal daily routine of Africans, who try to preserve their adherence to the traditions of their forefathers in everyday life, customs, and religion regardless of the rising pressure of pervasive globalization.
September 1, 2014 | Hardcover |
$165.00

PHOTOGRAPHY: FROM THE PRESS TO THE MUSEUM 1941-1980

This third volume in Skira's History of Photography series serves as a major reference in the field of photography. The third volume (1941-1980) of the Skira History of Photography series considers the years signed by the revolution of color that marked the start of a radical change in the very nature of amateur photography.
September 1, 2013 | Hardcover |
$60.00

PARISIENNES: A CELEBRATION OF FRENCH WOMEN

Divided by theme into chapters, this light-hearted and nostalgic romp through 20th-century Paris creates a beautiful history of the world's most romantic city and its exceptional women. This collection of one hundred and thirty duotone photographs captures the essence of the Parisian femme fatale.
October 1, 2007 | Hardcover |
$49.95

YASUZO NOJIMA

One of the most important figures in the history of modern Japanese photography. Yasuzo Nojima's works range from kaiga shugi shashin (pictorial photography) to shink shashin (new/straight photography) of the early twentieth century.
October 1, 2011 | Hardcover |
$45.00

PHOTOGRAPHY: A NEW VISION OF THE WORLD 1891-1940

The second volume in the Skira Photography series serving as a major reference in the field. The fifty years of artistic and mass photography taken into consideration in this volume are unquestionably the most important in the twentieth century.
September 1, 2012 | Hardcover |
$60.00

WALTER NIEDERMAYR: APPEARANCES

Through twenty-seven serial works and four video installations, this spectacular catalog presents the recent artwork of Walter Niedermayr, mostly realized between 2006 and 2009. This new important chapter of Niedermayr's work on the exploration of Iran is his latest production within his wide research about mountain landscapes.
September 1, 2011 | Hardcover |
$55.00

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