Dubai. Photographs by Martin Parr. The Third Line, Dubai, 2008. 31 pp. Small folio. First edition. Unbound, broadsheet-style folded sheets (fold visible in illustration). Color reproductions.
"The Third Line is proud to present Martin Parr: Dubai, an exhibition of photographs which explore Dubai, it's glitterati, it's bling and love for consumer culture. On a trip to Dubai in March 2008, Parr will produce a series of works that capture candid shots of the city's crème de la crème at the most fabulous and flamboyant events - the Dubai World Cup and the Cartier Polo World Cup. These images will make up a section of his most recent documentary series called Luxury, an investigation into how people spend their money...Martin Parr: Dubai will also feature photographs taken at last years DIFC Art Fair and Dubai World Cup documenting social interactions within the city."--the publisher
Fine (NOTE: This is a folded, broad-sheet style format; shows evidence of the fold.)