First Special Limited edition of 200 with a print inserted on the die cut on the cover. There were 20 different prints, 10 of each style. To commemorate Daido Moriyama's receipt of ICP's 2012 Infinity Award for Lifetime Achievement, this is a special edition of the photographer's latest book COLOR, which was prepared exclusively for the. The cover is a metallic silver stock on which a c-print was inserted into die cuts.
The print inserted for this particular book is The Cat. The title COLOR was stamped onto the cover before being passed to Moriyama for his signature. SIGNED on the front cover in my presence at the. The vast majority of the photobook is previously unreleased material that was shot over the last several years specifically for the purpose of this publication. The book measures 10 x 7.2 in.
Wide with 312 pages, all in four-color, softcover, with no text elements. Lifetime Achievment - Daido Moriyama. Daido Moriyama is one of.S leading figures in photography. Witness to the spectacular changes that transformed post World War II. His black and white photographs express a fascination with the cultural contradictions of age-old traditions that persist within modern society.
Providing a harsh, crude vision of city life and the chaos of everyday existence, strange worlds, and unusual characters, his work occupies a unique space between the objective and the subjective, the illusory and the real. Moriyama's use of a small hand held automatic camera gives his images a loose and casual aesthetic, undermined by a forceful and decisive point of view. Moriyama was born in 1938 in.In the early 1960s, he served as an assistant to photographer Eikoh Hosoe and then began his own freelance career, which took off in 1964 when he met Takuma Nakahira, editor of Gendai no Me (The Modern Eye), who published his work. He has since received a number of awards for his photography, the latest of which is the 2012 Infinity Award celebrated on.
His work has been exhibited throughout the world, and his numerous books are considered landmarks of photographic publishing. Includes a color printed inserted into the die cuts on the cover. The item "New SIGNED Daido Moriyama Color Limited ED 200 Original Print Infinity Award Cat" is in sale since Wednesday, May 23, 2012. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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