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“Home is where the heart is” “Home is where the hatred is” The notion of Home is complicated. Today we are featuring some of our favorite books that examine our relationship to “home.” Longing to be back, the home we … Continue reading

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A Bibliography for Working Artists

For all you graduating students, here is a useful bibliography complied by our summer intern, Sadie Hope-Gund. Vocational Guidance for Artists Art-work: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue your Art Career, by Heather Darcy Bhandari. (Free … Continue reading

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Ten photobooks from 2013

  There are other great photobooks. Of course there are many others, and my colleagues have selected some of them and therefore I felt that I didn’t have to. Then again there is also a little duplication. So here we … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Order (Books at the ICP Triennial)

Artists’ Photography Books: A Different Kind of Order A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial, is a global survey of contemporary photography and video and will be on view at the ICP Museum from May 17 to September 22, … Continue reading

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Bernard Yenelouis Favorite Photobooks of 2012

Bernard Yenelouis’ Favorite 10 photobooks 2012 1. Dispatches (Ohio, Upstate, Michigan) – Alec Soth & Brad Zellar, Little Brown Mushroom 2. House of Coates – Brad Zellar and Lester B. Morrison, Little Brown Mushroom 3. Gayhouse – William E. Jones, Septembre … Continue reading

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Liz Sales Favorite Photobooks of 2012

Matthew has asked me and a few other folks to post lists of our own favorite books of 2012. So, here is a list of my favorite photobooks (or, in some cases, books about photography) from 2012. They are held … Continue reading

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Consilience: Photographers Operating at the Intersection of Art and Science

Consilience Photographers Operating at the Intersection of Art and Science In many ways, art and science are likely bedfellows. Both support a culture of experimentation that is inspired by curiosity, while attracting individuals interested in generating fresh ideas and forging … Continue reading

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Selected Digital Image Libraries, Collections and Museums: An Illustrated, Annotated Webliography

International Center of Photography  Weegee at his typewriter in the trunk of his 1938 ‘Chevy’. Unidentified Photographer. ca. 1943. The International Center of Photography. Dimensions: Image: 11 15/16 x 9 3/16 in. (30.3 x 23.3 cm), Paper: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 … Continue reading

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More Cooning with Cooners – Archive of Modern Conflict

More Cooning with Cooners (edited by Kalev Erickson) Archive Press, London (February 28, 2011) ISBN: 0954709195 This is a 60-page book from the Archive of Modern Conflict (London) from earlier this year which I have only recently had a chance … Continue reading

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The Center for Land Use Interpretation – Interview with Matt Coolidge

The Center for Land Use Interpretation or CLUI is “Dedicated to the increase and diffusion of knowledge about how the nation’s lands are apportioned, utilized, and perceived”.  CLUI employs different methodologies to achieve their mission which include: engaging in research, … Continue reading

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