As Far as I Could Get
Publisher: DelMonico Books - Prestel and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Hardcover with jacket,
29 x 26 cm
150 colour illustrations, 50 b/w illustrations
Encompassing four decades in the field of photography, this publication examines the work of John Divola, one of th emost admired photographers working today.
Those interested in contemporary photography will welcome this volume exploring ten major series by John Divola. From Vandalism, his iconic look at Southern California in the 1970s, through his most recent series, the theodore Street Project, this collection of beautifully-reproduced images articulates how Divola Moves between concept, medium and technique. Essay by the accompanying exhibitions’ curators explore themes such as existentialism, California and photography in the 1970s, and natural and built environments. Divola’s most recent project is discussed in an interview between the artist and Simon Baker.
Foreword, Larry Feinberg
Being and Photography, Britt Salvesen
Zuma: The Re-Enchantment of Photography, Kathleen Stewart Howe
California and John Divola, Karen Sinsheimer
Interview with John Divola, Simon Baker