E-MAIL NEWSLETTER  11.06.08 Vol 8.44
 photo-eye Gallery Santa Fe
previewing the exhibition with Carol McCusker, curator of MoPA  ©Jo Whaley
previewing the exhibition with Carol McCusker, curator of MoPA  ©Jo Whaley
Jo Whaley Opening Friday, November 7, 2008 5-7 pm at photo-eye Gallery
Artist's Reception and Booksigning

photo-eye Gallery announces an exhibition of photographs by Jo Whaley celebrating the release of her new monograph, Theater of Insects published by Chronicle Books.

The reception and signing will be held at our Santa Fe gallery located at 376 Garcia Street from 5-7 pm. The exhibition continues through January 10, 2009. Also on display will be photographs by Linda Connor.

Jo Whaley's exhibition The Theater of Insects is also now on display at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC. That exhibit will then travel to the Museum of Photographic Arts (MoPA) in San Diego, CA.

Ms. Whaley will be presenting a lecture Thursday, November 6th at 6 PM at Tipton Hall, College of Santa Fe. For a complete list of the Lecture Series click here. She will also be lecturing Thursday, November 20th, At the J-school Located at the North Gate Hall of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. Go to http://journalism.berkeley.edu/misc/directions.html for driving directions and public transportation.

Our gallery hours are 10am to 5pm, Tuesday-Saturday. For more information, contact Gallery Associate Directors, Anne Kelly at 505.988.5159 x 121 or Heather Prichard x 116 or email the gallery.
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Dave Jordano's portfolio Chanute AFB
"In September 1993, the Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul, Illinois was shut down and abandoned. These photographs are from within the base's headquarters building, which, when built, was the largest single military building in the United States before the Pentagon was constructed. Potentially, this building could have been put back into civilian use, but after the base closed, Rantoul's economy declined severely which left the building doomed to fate. For the past fourteen years it has been left to lay waste to the elements. Riddled with black mold, lead paint and asbestos, the building has fallen so far into disrepair that it has all the markings of an environmental hazard. After having been auctioned off by the city, it is currently privately owned, it's future uncertain."—Dave Jordano

Image © Dave Jordano
Image © Dave Jordano
   Room Detail 23, Chanute AFB, Rantoul, IL

17x13" Image
24x20" Mat
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$1,200.00

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 photo-eye Gallery Staff Pick
©Lisa Robinson
©Lisa Robinson


This weeks staff pick of Lisa Robinson's At Rest was chosen by Daniel Espeset, Managing Editor of photo-eye Magazine.

"While it is common to see photographs of winter, it is quite rare to see a photograph so thoroughly about winter as Lisa M. Robinson's "At Rest." In fact, it is rare to see contemporary photography concerned with 'season' as its subject, meditating on the basic nature of seasonal change without zealously pointing at impending environmental disaster. It's a difficult task — one that Robinson is successful in for one basic reason: she understands that a season is only defined by its opposite — that the ultimate symbol of winter is a symbol of summer, covered in snow."—Daniel Espeset

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Chromogenic Print
28x36" Image
Unmatted
Edition of 15
 In the Magazine
Zoe Strauss, Election Day
an election day conversation between Zoe Strauss and Will Steacy

Initially trained as a sculptor, Zoe Strauss (b. 1970) was given a camera on her 30th birthday and immediately began to shoot photographs around her neighborhood in South Philly. Since then she has received a Pew fellowship (2005), been included in the Whitney Biennial (2006), was named a USA Gund Fellow...

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Deformer
reviewed by Aaron Rothman

I first came to know of Ed Templeton sometime around 1990, when he began appearing in national skateboarding magazines as an up and coming young pro. Like Templeton, I was a teenager who had immersed myself in skateboarding and photography as means of self-expression, discovery, and escape from the trials of suburban American adolescence...

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 Auctions
Kohei Yoshiyuki: Document Kouen (Document Park)--1st edition! Kohei Yoshiyuki: Document Kouen (Document Park)--1st edition!
"[Document Kouen] is a brilliant piece of social documentation, catching perfectly the loneliness, sadness and desperation that so often accompany sexual or human relationships in a big, hard metropolis like Tokyo."—Parr & Badger, The Photobook, A History, Vol. II
Bids shown below are current as of 4:57 pm MT, 11.06.2008
If you have auction items (valued at $250 or more) to consign, please e-mail us.
Auction Item High Bid Bids Time Left  
Duane Michals: Now Becoming Then (SIGNED): Duane Michals: Now Becoming Then (SIGNED) $190 1
3d 20h 2m
William Klein: In and Out of Fashion  (SIGNED): William Klein: In and Out of Fashion (SIGNED) - 0
3d 21h 2m
Kishin Shinoyama: Yukio Mishima's House: Kishin Shinoyama: Yukio Mishima's House - 0
4d 21h 2m
Andreas Magdanz: Auschwitz-Birkenau (Scarce Russian Ed.!)--Signed!: Andreas Magdanz: Auschwitz-Birkenau (Scarce Russian Ed.!)--Signed! $150 1
4d 23h 2m
William Klein: Films (SIGNED): William Klein: Films (SIGNED) - 0
5d 22h 2m
  	 Masahisa Fukase: Karasu (Ravens)--1st edition!: Masahisa Fukase: Karasu (Ravens)--1st edition! - 0
6d 22h 2m
Kohei Yoshiyuki: Document Kouen (Document Park): Kohei Yoshiyuki: Document Kouen (Document Park) $800 1
6d 22h 2m


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Clark Worswick: Sheying Clark Worswick: Sheying
"The Quing Dynasty, was the last ruling dynasty of China. Before the collapse of the empire ended 2,000 years of Imperialism and ushered in a time of political and economic strife, artists turned out rich paintings, porcelain plates, vases and photographs— the last having arrived in the country in the 1840's. This publication presents a key selection of photographs of the Southern Chinese coast taken by both Chinese and European photographers. "—the publisher READ MORE

Cat# DQ051H Hardbound List Price: $50.00
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Sheying
Mikhael Subotzky: Beaufort West Mikhael Subotzky: Beaufort West
"At the half-way point along South Africa's great highway lies the small town of Beaufort West. With its prison in the middle of town, on an island in the highway, it's a surreal road-stop that offers everything a traveller might want — food, gas, a place to stay, an hour of sex... Mikhael Subotzky considers the town, its vivid characters and poignant social landscapes, in a photo essay that confronts central issues of contemporary South African society."—the publisher READ MORE

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Beaufort West
James Mollison: The Disciples James Mollison: The Disciples
"Between 2004 and 2007, James Mollison attended pop concerts across Europe and the USA with a mobile photography studio, inviting fans of each music star or band to pose for their portrait outside the gig. He subsequently combined portraits of 8-10 fans for each performer into a single line up, making a single panoramic image in each case. With a total over 500 individual portraits, in 58 panoramic images, The Disciples, an original, sharp and highly entertaining take on contemporary music culture and the tribalism invoked by popular music stars."—the publisher READ MORE

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The Disciples
Fotomo: Fotomo 2: Metro Cover Fotomo 2: Metro Cover

Copies arriving in 4 to 8 weeks.

"Fotomo is a technique combining the fine detailed realism of photography with the physical presence of a model with 3D qualities. Kimio Itozaki, who has been developing this clever technique for some time now, has also developed cardboard cut-out models that enhance the Fotomo experience.

View Fotomo 1."—the publisher READ MORE

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Fotomo 2: Metro Cover
Paul Kooiker: Room Service Paul Kooiker: Room Service—Signed

Signed copies arriving in 4 to 8 weeks.

"Central to Kooiker's ongoing photographic project has been the location and examination of the female body in a variety of situations. This production captures cropped and grainy photographs of naked and scantily clad women, or parts thereof, against the backdrop of books and bookcases."—the publisher READ MORE

Cat# IB001S Softbound List Price $45.00
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Room Service
Nobuyoshi Araki: Araki Meets Hokusai Nobuyoshi Araki: Araki Meets Hokusai

Copies arriving in about 1 to 2 weeks.

"Approximately one hundred current photographs, never exhibited before, from Araki's notorious Bondage series are presented together with small-format woodcuts. Upon closer inspection, the woodcuts reveal only slightly concealed allusions to erotic desire and sexuality. It is not only where sexual activities may be seen that Araki's spiritual affinity with his artistic ancestors becomes clear."—the publisher READ MORE

Cat# ZD571H Hardbound List Price: $70.00
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Mary Ellen Mark: Seen Behind the Scene Mary Ellen Mark: Seen Behind the Scene

Copies arriving in 1 to 2 weeks.

"Since the 1960s Mary Ellen Mark has worked on over 100 film sets as a 'special stills photographer', making thousands of documentary photographs of life behind the scenes, rather than conventional still photographs made of actors on camera. This exciting new book presents the best of her images ranging from the first films that Mark shot in the 1960s, to legendary 1970s productions like Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now and Milos Forman's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, as well as films from the ensuing decades."—the publisher READ MORE

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 Publisher's Showcase
We are pleased to announce our latest addition to the Publisher's Showcase, errata editions.


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