May the Road Rise to Meet You

May the Road Rise to Meet You Sara Macel Daylight Books English Text by Marvin Heiferman   Hardcover 84 pages 250 x 230 mm 2013 ISBN 9780988983113   In this remarkable pseudo-documentary and biography, Sara Macel followed her father, a traveling salesman, on his trips across the US. In popular mythology, few professions are as… Continue reading May the Road Rise to Meet You

Hesitating Beauty

Hesitating Beauty Joshua Lutz Schilt Publishing English   Hardcover 49 pages 170 x 240 mm 2012 ISBN 9789053307762   Breaking down the structure of the photograph as truth and the book as narrative, Joshua Lutz’s second monograph, Hesitating Beauty, is an intimate portrait unlike other photographic models. Rethinking how photographs and text can function, Lutz… Continue reading Hesitating Beauty

Pretend You’re Actually Alive

Pretend You’re Actually Alive Leigh Ledare PPP Editions English   Softcover with slipcase 205 cm x 265 mm 244 pages 2008 ISBN 0971548056   Composed in its entirety of photographs, written anecdotes and ephemera, Leigh Ledare’s first book, Pretend You’re Actually Alive, is a searingly intimate investigation of the artist’s relationship with his mother, a… Continue reading Pretend You’re Actually Alive

Home Schooled

Home Schooled Isaac Layman Minor Matters English Essay by Bob Nickas   Hardcover 108 pages 254 x 203 mm 2016 ISBN 9780990603658   Home Schooled presents a chronological experience of the work of Seattle-based artist Isaac Layman, from his undergraduate studies through his 2013 solo exhibition Funeral at Elizabeth Leach Gallery and beyond. About the Artist Isaac… Continue reading Home Schooled

Orchard Beach: The Bronx Riviera

Orchard Beach: The Bronx Riviera Wayne Lawrence Prestel English   Hardcover 152 pages 310 x 250 mm 2013 ISBN 9783791348711   This collection of engaging and beautiful portraits by Wayne Lawrence celebrates the diversity and community of one of New York City’s most popular beaches. Orchard Beach might not be the most elegant place to… Continue reading Orchard Beach: The Bronx Riviera

The Invisible City

The Invisible City Irene Kung Contrasto Books Edited by Alessandra Mauro English Text by Italo Calvino Essay by Francine Rose and Ludovico Pratesi   Hardcover 120 pages 300 x 250 mm 2012 ISBN 9788869653674   “The city is there. It has always been there. Irene Kung’s photos remind us: We have only to close our… Continue reading The Invisible City

Before Dawn

Before Dawn Espen R. Krukhaug Einer Books English Text by Philip Chevron   Hardcover 195 x 300 mm 80 pages 2008 ISBN 9788299788205   ‘The project Before Dawn began in the last months of 2004. During this project, I have explored night time and the insomnia and solitary aspects that comes with it. I have… Continue reading Before Dawn

New York Over the Top

New York Over the Top Max Kozloff Contrasto Books English Text by Marvin Heiferman   Hardcover 100 Pages 280 x 210 mm 2013 ISBN 9788869653995   New York is one of the most ever-changing and photogenic places in the world. For street photographers, New York has always been a city of unparalleled visual excitement, teeming… Continue reading New York Over the Top