ARTBOOK LOGO

ARTBOOK BLOG

WHAT'S NEW?
EVENTS
BOOKS IN THE MEDIA
AT FIRST SIGHT
FEATURED IMAGES
EX LIBRIS
ARTBOOK INTERVIEWS
EXCERPTS & ESSAYS
FROM THE SHELVES

RECENT POSTS

DATE 3/30/2015

Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series

DATE 3/29/2015

Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series

DATE 3/28/2015

Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series

DATE 3/27/2015

New York Times: The Latin Aesthetic, at Home on Any Horizon

DATE 3/27/2015

Bookforum Reviews Dorothy Iannone: You Who Read Me With Passion Now Must Forever Be My Friends

DATE 3/27/2015

Christo and Jeanne-Claude: In/Out Studio Launch at 192 Books

DATE 3/26/2015

Pedro Reyes: The Permanent Revolution

DATE 3/25/2015

The Birth of Rock and Roll

DATE 3/25/2015

Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian: Cosmic Geometry

DATE 3/24/2015

Victor Moscoso: Psychedelic Drawings 1967-1982

DATE 3/22/2015

Masao Yamamoto: Small Things in Silence

DATE 3/20/2015

Victor Moscoso: Psychedelic Drawings Reviewed in NY Times

DATE 3/20/2015

James Mollison: Playground

DATE 3/20/2015

Mujercitos!

DATE 3/20/2015

The Forever Now

DATE 3/19/2015

Robert Adams: A Road Through Shore Pine

DATE 3/18/2015

Yves Saint Laurent's Studio: Mirror and Secrets

DATE 3/17/2015

Olaf Otto Becker: Reading the Landscape

DATE 3/14/2015

Modern Times: The Age of Photography

DATE 3/13/2015

Cameron: Songs for the Witch Woman

DATE 3/13/2015

Thomas Ruff: Editions 1988–2014

DATE 3/12/2015

Laurie Simmons

DATE 3/10/2015

David Wojnarowicz: Brush Fires in the Social Landscape

DATE 3/10/2015

Ken Schles: Night Walk

DATE 3/9/2015

ARTBOOK INTERVIEW: Badlands' 'New Lovers' Erotica Author Wednesday Black

DATE 3/8/2015

Marlene Dumas: Sweet Nothings

DATE 3/7/2015

Albert Maysles: 1926-2015

DATE 3/6/2015

Vern Blosum

DATE 3/5/2015

ARTBOOK, Swiss Institute & DIS Magazine Launch #artselfie

DATE 3/5/2015

Sturtevant: Drawing Double Reversal

DATE 3/3/2015

ARTBOOK | D.A.P. Congratulates Paul Chan, Winner of the 2014 Hugo Boss Prize and More!

DATE 3/3/2015

Björk

DATE 3/2/2015

Tomma Abts: Mainly Drawings

DATE 3/2/2015

Shirana Shahbazi: Monstera

DATE 3/1/2015

James Mollison: Playground

DATE 3/1/2015

Christo and Jeanne-Claude: In/Out Studio

DATE 2/28/2015

Man Ray: Human Equations

DATE 2/27/2015

On Kawara — Silence

DATE 2/27/2015

Dorothy Iannone: You Who Read Me With Passion Now Must Forever Be My Friends

DATE 2/26/2015

Christina Ramberg: Corset Urns & Other Inventions

DATE 2/24/2015

Hubert de Givenchy

DATE 2/23/2015

Art Books Continue to Insist on Being Committed to Print

DATE 2/23/2015

Swedish Details

DATE 2/22/2015

AIGA Presents Louise Sandhaus, Barbara Glauber, Lucille Tenazaas & Alexandra Lange on 'California Graphic Design'

DATE 2/19/2015

The Art of Smallfilms

DATE 2/19/2015

Jacqueline Humphries

DATE 2/18/2015

Making Design

DATE 2/17/2015

Peter Fischli & Nancy Spector in Conversation at the Swiss Institute

DATE 2/17/2015

Arctic

DATE 2/15/2015

Studio 54

DATE 2/15/2015

Titian


AT FIRST SIGHT

KARA SAULSBERRY | DATE 10/28/2010

Phyllis Galembo: Maske

Phyllis Galembo is a Professor of Art at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Galembo’s work has been exhibited and collected by museums and institutions all over the world, including the American Museum of Natural History, the Fashion Institute of Technology, the Smithsonian, MFA Houston, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.

Phyllis Galembo is a Professor of Art at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Galembo’s work has been exhibited and collected by museums and institutions all over the world, including the American Museum of Natural History, the Fashion Institute of Technology, the Smithsonian, MFA Houston, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.

above: Gwarama Masquerade, Yegueresso Village, Burkina Faso, 2006 Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Gwarama Masquerade, Yegueresso Village, Burkina Faso, 2006

For over two decades Galembo has been documenting cultural and religious traditions in Africa and the African Diaspora. Galembo began photographing in Nigeria in 1985; today she finds her subjects throughout western and central Africa that participate in traditional African ceremonies, masquerade events, contemporary dress, and carnivals. These participants use their costumes to create mythic characters; some are humorous and critical, others are bold and frightening. No matter what the mood, Galembo’s photographs always describe the transformative power of the mask.

Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Plank Masquerade, Koro Village, Burkina Faso, 2006
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Janus Mask, Nkim Village, Nigeria, 2005
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Ekpokang Masquerade, Calabar South, Nigeria, 2005
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Ewokom Asquerade, Eshinjok Village, Nigeria, 2004
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Three Painted Boys, Jacmel, Haiti, 2004
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Surprise Box, Jacmel, Haiti, 2004
Phyllis Galembo: Maske
above: Chaloskas, Jacmel, Haiti, 2009

Phyllis Galembo: Maske

Phyllis Galembo: Maske

CHRIS BOOT
Hbk, 8.75 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 108 color.

DATE 9/11/2014

New York Is ...

New York Is ...

DATE 5/13/2014

Libuse Niklová

Libuse Niklová


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com