Author Archives: Deirdre Donohue

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Magnum Contact Sheets: 139 Contact Sheets by 69 Photographers

The book I chose to write about is a book that allows you to look into the working process of photojournalists. It starts with the work of photographers in the 1930s and 1940s, showing manly war photography. Later you see … Continue reading

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Friends of ICP Library Toast Ishiuchi Miyako

On Tuesday afternoon, 16 September, a small gathering of Friends of ICP Library, artists, curators and ICP supporters celebrated Ishiuchi Miyako, this year’s Hasselblad winner at a reception in Bacaro on Division Street as guests of ICP Trustee and Friends … Continue reading

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Buon Compleanno Sophia!

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On September 20, 2014, the legendary actor Sophia Loren will turn 80 years old. To celebrate her birthday, we present here a selection of publications that feature her photograph. As early as 1955, LIFE magazine called Sophia Loren “Europe’s number … Continue reading

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  Illustrations from Luis Weinstein’s previous book titled Aritmética Americana. Images he took in different countries when traveling South America. It was published by CenFoto, Chile, in 2012.   Photography is a term that, like the photographic image itself, represents … Continue reading

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Act of Faith by Brian Paumier lands in ICP Library

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The International Center of Photography is proud to present its inaugural Friends of ICP Library artist book, Act of Faith: A Soldier’s Manda by Brian Paumier, commissioned by the artist as a thank you to supporters of the ICP Library, … Continue reading

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First New Book of 2014 is a Doosie!

Today we received our copy of ICP Alum Rita Leistner‘s new remarkable book, Looking for Marshall McLuhan in Afghanistan: Text and i-Phone Hipstamatic Photography with a foreward by Julian Stallabrass. Rita was one of the handful of ICP alumni who documented … Continue reading

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Deirdre’s Best of 2012-13

How could I possibly cast a wide with the net for this task of selecting great photobooks? The more I see, the less I think I know about what makes it to print each year. While I try to take … Continue reading

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Zoe Strauss remembers Allan Sekula in the ICP Library

Last week, artist-in-residence Zoe Strauss touched many parts of the International Center of Photography, and the library was delighted to have had a visit from the artist, whose retrospective is currently in the galleries of the ICP with a smart … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Robert Capa!

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In honor of the one century birthday of Robert Capa, here is an edited selection of ephemera relating to exhibitions of his work throughout the world. We salute your enduring legacy, Robert Capa!

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Echo of A Different Kind of Order

An Echo from International Center of Photography’s Triennial “A Different Kind of Order” at the ICP/Bard MFA Studios in Long Island City Friday, September 20 the International Center of Photography will present a pop-up reading room and shop echoing the … Continue reading

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