Published by Actes Sud/Hermès. Text by Aimee Bender, et al.
Celebrating Hermès' chosen theme of metamorphosis, this publication features 12 large-format photographs by French fashion photographer and filmmaker Sarah Moon (born 1941). Also included are ten short stories on metamorphosis by authors such as Mikhail Bulgakov, Aimee Bender, Yoko Ogawa, José Carlos Somoza, Cécile Ladjali and others, edited by Alberto Manguel.
Published by Charta. Text by Steven Brown, Brooks Jensen, Beth Moon.
Numinous and magical, the black-and-white photographs of Beth Moon celebrate nature and our relationship to it as a primary elemental experience. Moon is one of a handful of American photographers using nineteenth-century printing processes, which greatly amplify the spirit of enchantment that permeates her work. Between Earth and Sky presents five major series of works produced since 1999: Portraits of Time, which portrays ancient and legendary trees from around the world; Thy Kingdom Come, which explores animistic and totemic beliefs connecting humankind and the animal kingdom; Odin’s Cove, the story of a pair of mated ravens living in the wild; The Savage Garden, which looks at the compelling, sinister beauty of carnivorous plants; and Augurs and Soothsayers, a series of portrait-style photographs of exotic chickens. This volume is Moon’s first monograph. Raised in Wisconsin, she lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
BOOK FORMAT Hardcover, 9.5 x 10 in. / 96 pgs / illustrated throughout.
PUBLISHING STATUS PUB DATE 10/31/2013 Out of print
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE CATALOG: FALL 2013 p. 101
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9788881588749TRADE LIST PRICE: $47.50 CDN $55.00
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