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The New World's old world: photographic views of ancient America

Door May Castleberry

Categorie
Geschiedenis Zuid- en Latijns Amerika
Boeknummer
#126082
Titel
The New World's old world: photographic views of ancient America
Auteur
Castleberry, May
Boektype
Gebonden hardcover met stofomslag
Uitgeverij
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque
Jaar van uitgave
2003
ISBN10
0826329713
ISBN13
9780826329714
Taal
Engels
Samenvatting
"This companion volume to the exhibition "New World's Old World," considers the achievements of photographers such as Ansel Adams, Josef Albers, Francois Aubert, Lola Alvarez Bravo, Martin Chambi, Desire Charnay, Linda Connor, Laura Gilpin, Javier Hinojosa, Leandro Katz, Timothy O'Sullivan, Edward Weston, and others. They were at once partners to amateur and professional archaeologists as well as independent interpreters who contributed to the ongoing discovery and rediscovery of prehistoric and pre-Columbian sites in North, Central, and South America. Whether they sought to evoke the past or impose a contemporary aesthetic on its remains, all of the photographers represented in these pages derived inspiration from surviving artifacts of ancient American cultures. These phot... (Lees verder)ographs and essays reflect diverse approaches to monuments and archaeological landscapes. The images themselves range from early expeditionary documentation to responses that dispute the historical accuracy of previous photography."--BOOK JACKET.
Pagina's
268
Conditie
Nieuw — Nieuw in plastic
Prijs
€ 15,00

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