Luc Chessex

The library keeps on giving and a ‘new’ book often emerges from the open and accessible stacks. This is a wonderful booklet from a Venezuelan gallery/publisher  Fototeca from May 1978 with work from the extraordinary photographer Luc Chessex. The book is designed by the enigmatic designer Alvaro Sotillo (the designer of the classic Retromundo by… Continue reading Luc Chessex

Contemporary Photo Books from Argentina selected by Marcelo Brodsky

Please join us for a Reception Friday 16 November 6:00 – 8:00 pm at International Center of Photography Library "Argentinian photo book production has increased significantly in the last few years. La Azotea, directed by Sara Facio was one of the first publishers of photo books in the region, and that initiative diversified lately to… Continue reading Contemporary Photo Books from Argentina selected by Marcelo Brodsky

ARC the magazine No.5

ARC Issue no.5 now available in the ICP Library Art and Culture direct from the Caribbean brings together the work of Charl Landvreugd, Jasmine Thomas-Girvan, Melissa A Calderon, Lawrence Graham-Brown, Vladimir Lucien, Frank Bowling O.B.E, Kervin W. Brisseaux, Nicholaas Porter, Simone Padmore, Robert Charlotte, Malick Sibide, Charlie Phillips and Viviane Sassen under Kenneth Montague and… Continue reading ARC the magazine No.5

The Photo Book in Argentina

The Photo Book in Argentina is an exploration of specific moments in the history of publishing in Argentina, a history that is little known and rather uneven, but rich with spirited photographic materials. The contents and conditions in which these books were published are remarkably diverse.  Some were made possible by third party initiatives, and some… Continue reading The Photo Book in Argentina