Click to Browse this Book!

American Motel Signs.

Photographs by Steve Fitch.
The Velvet Cell, London, England, 2016. 66 pp., 31 color illustrations.

Selected as one of the Best Books of 2016 by:
Signed copies available!

Publisher's Description

Out of Print. Edition of 500 copies.

New condition. Going for as much as $70.

Shot over 28 years, American Motel Signs is a unique insight into one of the most fascinating aspects of contemporary American culture. These motel signs, from the Sleepy Hollow Motel [Utah, 2007] to the Teddy Bear Motel [North Carolina, 1983] represent the many faces of everyday America that has become so ubiquitous in mainstream culture today.

Steve Fitch is an American photographer born in 1949. He earned an MFA from the University New Mexico in 1978, and has taught photography at UC Berkeley, the University of Colorado in Boulder, Princeton University, and since 1990, at the College of Santa Fe. Fitch's photographs are included in the permanent collections of such museums as the Whitney Museum of American Art; the Museum of Modern Art, New York; and The Chicago Art Institute.

Order from photo-eye     Why photo-eye?
Cat# ZH054H Hardbound [Signed] $50.00
In Stock! Usually ships in 1 business day.


Our customers who bought this also purchased...
Essential Elements  Burtynsky, Edward
One Sun, One Shadow  Davis, Tim
Badly Repaired Cars  Campana, Ronni
Message from the Exterior  Ruwedel, Mark

© PHOTO-EYE, LLC, 2019. All Rights Reserved Copyrights-Trademarks Privacy Policy Returns Policy Staff/Hours/Location 505.988.5152