General Photography

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 30, 2014 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 304 Pages |
$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 23, 2014 | Boxed Set | Skira Editore | 700 Pages |
$165.00

PHOTOGRAPHY: FROM THE PRESS TO THE MUSEUM 1941-1980

Written by Van Winkel, Camiel
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 17, 2013 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 303 Pages |
$60.00

PARISIENNES: A CELEBRATION OF FRENCH WOMEN

Written by Millet, Catherine
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 23, 2007 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 239 Pages |
$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 4, 2011 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 143 Pages |
$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 18, 2012 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 335 Pages |
$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 20, 2011 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 107 Pages |
$55.00

PHOTOGRAPHY: THE ORIGINS 1839-1890

The Skira History of Photography series will be released in four separate volumes: 1839-1890; 1890-1939; 1939-1980; and 1980-2010.
September 20, 2011 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 304 Pages |
$60.00

YOUSSEF NABIL

Written by Nabil, Youssef
Youssef Nabil is a leading contemporary artist from the Middle East. His complete works reproduced in this monograph are put into context with a critical essay by Hans Ulrich Obrist and an interview with Marina Abramovic. Youssef Nabil's work oscillates between a personal photographic journal and portraits.
April 15, 2014 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 247 Pages |
$80.00

DAIDO MORIYAMA: THE WORLD THROUGH MY EYES

A broad monograph devoted to one of the preeminent names in contemporary Japanese photography. Moriyama's photography is provocative, both for the form it takes (Moriyama's photographs may be dirty, blurry, overexposed or scratched) and for its content.
October 12, 2010 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 439 Pages |
$55.00

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