Here Comes Everybody
Chris Killip

Here Comes Everybody
Chris Killip
Thames & Hudson

Hardback
330 x 240 mm
96 pages
2009
ISBN 9780500543658

‘Here Comes Everybody’ is a phrase that echoes through James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake. It aptly captures the intense poetry of this new collection, taken over repeated trips to Ireland between 1993 and 2005 on each of which Killip attended the annual pilgrimages at Croagh Patrick and Máméan, places of wild beauty and ancient spirituality. His poignant photographs are a personal reflection on the contemporary pilgrims’ journey, and are complemented by landscapes, townscapes and details photographed in the west of Ireland and beyond. They include the first colour photographs Chris Killip has ever published.

 

About the Artist
Christopher Killip (11 July 1946 – 13 October 2020) was a Manx photographer who worked at Harvard University from 1991 to 2017, as a Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies. Killip is known for his black and white images of people and places especially of Tyneside during the 1980s.


About the Publisher

Thames & Hudson is a publisher of illustrated books on art, architecture, design, and visual culture.

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