Pause, to Begin.
Founded by Ethan Jones and David Wright. Numerous contributing photographers.
Booksmart Studio, 2009. 108 pp., 104 color illustrations, 9½x6¼".
Pause, to Begin is a unique project born in discussions about the direction of contemporary photography today. A competition geared towards the emerging photographer, Pause, to Begin selected 15 photographers in April, 2008. After a juried selection, the creators of Pause, to Begin traveled 10,000 miles to meet and interview the selected photographers about their work.
The beautiful hardbound catalogue accompanies the Pause, to Begin exhibition is limited to 500 copies. The remarkable catalogue showcases the work of the 15 selected photographers, as well as statements on photography the creation of Pause, to Begin by founders Ethan Jones and David Wright; advisors John Paul Caponigro and Joyce Tenneson; juror Cig Harvey; and editorial director Susan Morelock.
PHOTOGRAPHERS: Colin Blakely, Timothy Briner, Alejandro Cartagena, Hin Chua, Matthew Eich, Matthew Gamber, Shawn Gust, Shannon Johnstone, Erika Larsen, John Mann, Thomas Prior, Shawn Records, Tealia Ellis-Ritter, Brea Souders, Sonja Thomsen
Read the review by George Slade in photo-eye Magazine
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