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Steidl

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Clth, 15 x 12 in. / 148 pgs / 80 color.

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D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2015 p. 91   

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ISBN 9783958290167 TRADE
List Price: $85.00 CDN $112.50

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Edward Burtynsky: China

Text by Marc Mayer, Ted C. Fishman, Mark Kingwell.

Edward Burtynsky's imagery explores the intricate link between industry and nature, combining the raw elements of mining, quarrying, shipping, oil production and recycling into eloquent, highly expressive visions that find beauty and humanity in the most unlikely places. These images are metaphors for the dilemma of our modern existence: we are drawn by desire--the desire to live well and in comfort--yet we all know that the world is suffering to meet those demands. Our dependence on nature to provide the materials for our consumption and our concern for the health of our planet sets us into uneasy contradiction and feeds the dialogue in Burtynsky's images between attraction and repulsion, seduction and fear. Burtynsky's latest body of work gives visual form to the industrial and urban transformation of China, a place where industrial forces are gathering on a scale that the world has never experienced before. If the earth's resources were up to now under siege through Western colonialism and technological progress, then China is on the brink of a sweeping assault on the planet's ecosystem that is only just forming and is nowhere close to expressing its full impact.
Edward Burtynsky: China

STATUS: Forthcoming | 4/23/2019

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Edward Burtynsky: China

EDWARD BURTYNSKY: CHINA

Text by Marc Mayer, Ted C. Fishman, Mark Kingwell.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958290167 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 4/23/2019
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EDWARD BURTYNSKY: OIL

Edited by Marcus Schubert. Text by Michael Mitchell, William E. Rees, Paul Roth.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783865219435 | US $125.00

Pub Date: 10/31/2009
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