E-MAIL NEWSLETTER  09.26.12 Vol 12.39
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Sunburn by Chris McCaw
Sunburn by Chris McCaw
 photo-eye Gallery
Opening Friday, September 28th at photo-eye Gallery: Solar

Solar: Photographs by Jamey Stillings, Linda Connor, Chris McCaw, Alan Friedman, David H. Gibson, Sharon Harper and Becky Ramotowski

Artist Reception on Friday, September 28, 2012, 5:00-7:00pm
Exhibit runs through the end of November
photo-eye Gallery is located at 376-A Garcia Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501

On Friday, September 28, 2012, photo-eye Gallery will open a group exhibition of sun-related images titled Solar. Included in this exhibit will be recent works by Jamey Stillings from the Ivanpah Solar power plant, historic photographs from the Lick Observatory printed by Linda Connor, recent high definition solar images by Alan Friedman, sunburned photographs by Chris McCaw, sunrise studies by David H. Gibson, solar images by film and video artist Sharon Harper, and a solar pinhole photograph by Becky Ramotowski.

Click here to view the exhibition prints online.

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 Book of the Week
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Chris McCaw: Sunburn

"The photographs of Chris McCaw (born 1971) are produced with various hand-built view cameras as big as 30 by 40 inches, which are equipped with large aerial lenses designed to allow a maximum amount of light to pass through. Using large paper negatives, McCaw makes very long exposures ranging from several hours to a full day, which result in solarized final images. Besides the attractive neo-primitive qualities of his landscape imagery, the concentrated sunlight passing through the large optical elements actually scorches an etched path across the surface of the paper, rending open the charred skies to hint at a brighter light behind our sun." —the publisher READ MORE

Cat# DS003H Hardbound List Price: $50.00
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 photo-eye Book Reviews

Beata Szparagowska: Hide & Seek

"Hide & Seek is the product of two years photographing creators of performing art at L'L in Brussels. The book should be the normal mix of theatre photography; the onstage-offstage mix that centers on the personality of the performers and their pre-performance rituals. With Hide & Seek, Beata Szparagowska goes beyond this theatrical literality and produces something quite different. She mixes the staged with the preparatory and the theatrical, adding elements of the macabre to create her own photographic performance piece." — from Colin Pantall's review of Hide & Seek by Beata Szparagowska

Read the entire review on photo-eye Blog.

Purchase a copy here.


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 Focus on Out-of-Print Books
Kenro Izu: <em>Sacred Places</em> Kenro Izu: Sacred Places—Signed

As New, signed by the photographer on the title page, this gorgeous Kenro Izu book is selling for as much as $350 and upwards. We have a limited number of signed copies available at a special price.

"Izu's striking photographs have long been valued for their subtlety, grace, and power. Produced over the past 20 years, Izu's landscape work is informed by a keen understanding of the aesthetics and vision of the great 19th-century travel photographers. He has travelled around the world, photographing lands and sites sacred to their people." —the publisher READ MORE

Cat# AE044H Hardbound List Price: $145.00
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 photo-eye Auctions
"Shuji Terayama (1935-1983), whose striking creative work exists in a liminal space between fact and imagination....in an era when Japan's underground was reaching a fever pitch, Terayama was a crucial player in a complex network of creative expression, encompassing such countercultural legends as singer Akihiro Miwa, photographer Daido Moriyama and graphic artist Tadanori Yokoo." —The Tate Modern

Don't miss his amazing Photothèque Imaginaire de Shuji Terayama! Also this week, Rinko Kawauchi: Utatane (Nap) — First Edition — SIGNED!; the uncanny urban atmospherics of Yutaka Takanashi's Miyako no Kao (Visages of a Metropolis) — SIGNED!; a signed copy of Garry Winogrand's The Animals and MORE!

Bids shown below are current as of 1:58 pm MT, 09.26.2012
If you have auction items (valued at $250 or more) to consign, please e-mail us.
Auction Item High/Opening Bid Time Left  
Shuji Terayama: Photothèque Imaginaire de Shuji Terayama: Les Gens de la Famille Chien-Dieu: Shuji Terayama: Photothèque Imaginaire de Shuji Terayama: Les Gens de la Famille Chien-Dieu $495
1d 0h 1m
Rinko Kawauchi: Utatane (Nap)--First Edition--SIGNED!: Rinko Kawauchi: Utatane (Nap)--First Edition--SIGNED! $395
1d 0h 6m
Takano Hiroshi: Document Obscene Culture [Document Waishoku Bunka] -- with scarce obi!!      : Takano Hiroshi: Document Obscene Culture [Document Waishoku Bunka] -- with scarce obi!! $145
1d 0h 11m
Yutaka Takanashi: Miyako no Kao (Visages of a Metropolis)--SIGNED: Yutaka Takanashi: Miyako no Kao (Visages of a Metropolis)--SIGNED $900
1d 0h 16m
Kishi Shinoyama: Shoku (Banquet)--SIGNED: Kishi Shinoyama: Shoku (Banquet)--SIGNED $395
1d 0h 21m
Garry Winogrand: The Animals (SIGNED): Garry Winogrand: The Animals (SIGNED) $170
1d 0h 26m
Shinzo Fukuhara (ed.): Musashino Fubutsu--Shashinshu (Musashino Scenes--A  Book of Photographs): Shinzo Fukuhara (ed.): Musashino Fubutsu--Shashinshu (Musashino Scenes--A Book of Photographs) $1,495
1d 0h 31m
Takashi Hamaguchi:Document Angle/Document Shikaku. : Takashi Hamaguchi:Document Angle/Document Shikaku. $195
1d 0h 36m
     Guido Guidi: Varianti (Variations)     : Guido Guidi: Varianti (Variations) $695
1d 0h 41m
Nobuyoshi Araki: Tokyo Lucky Hole [with Obi!]   : Nobuyoshi Araki: Tokyo Lucky Hole [with Obi!] $195
1d 0h 51m
Chris Killip: Isle of Man. A Book About the Manx: Chris Killip: Isle of Man. A Book About the Manx $165
1d 0h 56m


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Emirati Expressions
Emirati Expressions

Emirati Expressions

We are excited to share with you the book Emirati Expressions, a new publication out of the United Arab Emirates. photo-eye is the only US bookstore to be receiving copies. The result of photographic workshops led by Stephen Shore, the 450-page exhibition catalogue features 50 plates by Shore as well as works by Afra Al Dhaheri, Afra Bin Dhaher, Alia Al Shamsi, Ammar Al Attar, Fatima Al Youssef, Hadeyeh Badri, Lateefa Al Maktoum, Maitha Bin Demithan, Salem Al Qassimi, Tarek Al-Ghoussein and JR. Taken over four months in 2009 in Abu Dhabi, the images explore Emirati culture heritage and identity from the perspectives of both foreigners and Emiratis.

Read the full post on photo-eye Blog.

Reserve a signed copy of Emirati Expressions here.


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 photo-eye Book Signing and Talk
Arthur Meyerson Book Signing for The Color of Light

Where: photo-eye Gallery, 376 Garcia Street, Suite A Santa Fe, NM
When: Thursday, October 4th 6:00-8:00pm
Contact: Melanie McWhorter
Phone: 505.988.5152 x 112
Email: melanie@photoeye.com

photo-eye Gallery is pleased to host Arthur Meyerson, author of The Color of Light. Since 1974, professional assignments have taken photographer Arthur Meyerson around the world to all 7 continents. Throughout it all, Meyerson's fascination with light, color and the moment has never ceased and he has continued to produce a body of personal work that has grown into an impressive archive, The Color of Light.

Born in Houston in 1949, Arthur Meyerson is a celebrated photographer who has traveled throughout the world photographing for advertising, corporate and editorial clients. He and his work have been featured in numerous publications. Meyerson's photographs have been exhibited internationally and are in many private and public collections including the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, The Wittliff Collection, The Harry Ransom Center and The Library of Congress. A photographer with a strong commitment to his profession, Arthur teaches photography workshops and participates in speaking engagements throughout the U.S. and abroad.

Unable to attend? Order your copy here.

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 Santa Fe Photographic Workshops
Eight Session Evening Program with Norman Mauskopf

Documentary photographer and portraitist Norman Mauskopf leads this first-ever, extended-learning opportunity at The Workshops, one that promises the intensity and learning curve of our classic workshop experience spread over two months. The Art of Portraiture: Simple to Complex workshop includes eight 3-hour classroom sessions, two field sessions, and a final dinner. Classroom sessions are held at The Workshops campus, Tuesday evenings, 6:30 to 9:30pm, starting October 9. Celebration dinner and final image presentation is December 5. Visit www.santafeworkshops.com for all the details and the full schedule of upcoming workshops.

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