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Hardcover: Image Perspectives free pdf From photography to video art and the latest practices in a range of image-based media, "Hardcover" provides an exhilarating and in-depth examination into the practices, perceptions and culture of a new generation of artists. The book also contains commissioned writing by influential voices in the photography and moving-image world. 20 young artists are profiled and the publication gathers original material by the artists, specifically conceived and made for Hardcover. The international influence of the highly esteemed Photography Department of the RCA is reflected in the polyphony of practices generated.
Diverse in content and method, "Hardcover," brings to the fore the current practices of a new generation of artists working within photography and the moving image. The book contains essays by leading academics and curators working in the field, such as Tate Curator Simon Baker and Olivier Richon, is edited by internationally acclaimed photographer Rut Blees Luxemburg and has been designed by a group of young designers from the RCA.

About Rut Luxemburg

The book's impressive rosta of contributors includes: Simon Baker - arts writer and Tate's first Curator of Photography and International Art. Vanessa Boni - a curator living and working in London. Mike Sperlinger - freelance writer, editor and Assistant Director of Lux, London. Sperlinger has written for magazines and journals including frieze, Art Monthly, Radical Philosophy and Afterall. Olivier Richon - Professor of Photography at the Royal College of Art, London. Leslie Dick - author of two highly regarded novels, Dick's writing has appeared in various magazines and art catalogues. She was also a visiting lecturer in Women's Studies at Vassar College and a Mellon Fellow in Arts Criticism at CalArts. Author Rut Blees Luxemburg is an internationally renowned photographer, Tutor at the Royal College of Art and has previously published Commonsensual: The Works of Rut Blees Luxemburg with Black Dog Publishing.

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Author : Rut Luxemburg
Publisher : Black Dog Publishing
Data Published : 01 November 2011
ISBN : 1907317414
EAN : 9781907317415
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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