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HATJE CANTZ

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Hardcover, 10.5 x 10.5 in. / 320 pgs / 230 color.

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CATALOG: SPRING 2017 p. 37   

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HATJE CANTZ

Fred Herzog: Modern Color

Published by Hatje Cantz
Text by David Campany, Hans-Michael Koetzle, Jeff Wall.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Fred Herzog: Modern Color.'The most comprehensive book yet published on the Canadian color-photography pioneer
Fred Herzog is best known for his unusual use of color photography in the 1950s and 1960s, a time when art photography was almost exclusively associated with black-and-white imagery. In this respect, his photographs can be seen as prefiguring the New Color photographers of the 1970s. The Canadian photographer worked largely with Kodachrome slide film for over 50 years, and only in the past decade has technology allowed him to make archival pigment prints that match the exceptional color and intensity of the Kodachrome slide, making this an excellent time to reevaluate and reexamine his work.
This book brings together over 230 images, many never before reproduced, and features essays by acclaimed authors David Campany, Hans-Michael Koetzle and artist Jeff Wall. Fred Herzog is the most comprehensive publication on this important photographer to date.

Fred Herzog (born 1930 in Germany) arrived in Vancouver in 1953. Professionally employed as a medical photographer, he spent his evenings and weekends photographing the city and its inhabitants in vibrant color. Though he has been working prolifically since the 1950s, Herzog was relatively unknown until a major retrospective at the Vancouver Art Gallery in 2007 brought his work to a wider public. Digital inkjet printing has enabled Herzog to finally satisfactorily make prints from his slides and exhibit his important early color street photography.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Fred Herzog: Modern Color.'

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Fred Herzog: Modern Color

FRED HERZOG: MODERN COLOR

Text by David Campany, Hans-Michael Koetzle, Jeff Wall.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775741811 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 2/28/2017
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Fred Herzog: Photographs

FRED HERZOG: PHOTOGRAPHS

Preface by Felix Hoffmann. Text by Claudia Gochmann.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775728119 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2011
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