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FRAENKEL GALLERY

The Eye Club

Introduction by Jeffrey Fraenkel. Edited by Jeffrey Fraenkel and Frish Brandt.

The Eye Club, unofficially founded around 1975, was the nickname given to the loose conglomeration of individuals who found themselves among the first new collectors of photography. Operating purely on instinct and the love of seeing, these few dozen people (including Sam Wagstaff, Andre Jammes and other now-legendary collectors) shared a distaste for established pantheons and veered instead toward the lesser-known, the anonymous, the outr» or any photograph emanating sparks of electricity. Photography was their perfect vehicle and they were startled to find themselves in so much unchartered territory. The nearly 100 surprising pictures in The Eye Club have been assembled in a similar spirit of adventure. Photography persists as an unruly medium, and this book is comprised of an unruly group of photographs, brought together in the open-eyed spirit of the Eye Club to mark the 25th anniversary of San Francisco's esteemed Fraenkel Gallery. Printed with exceptional fidelity to the original prints, this publication assembles little-known images by some of the most important artists in the history of photography, chosen with an eye toward the unexpected and including as-yet-unpublished work by Diane Arbus, Chuck Close, Constantin Brancusi, Robert Adams, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Nan Goldin, Hiroshi Sugimoto and Andy Warhol, among many others. A significant number of works by "Photographer Unknown" are included among gems by Richard Avedon, Nadar, Andreas Gursky, Lee Friedlander, Alfred Stieglitz, Adam Fuss, Helen Levitt, Paul Outerbridge and Robert Frank. The combination is fresh and surprising.
The Eye Club

FORTHCOMING AND NEW: PHOTOGRAPHY

Love & Hate & Other Mysteries

LOVE & HATE & OTHER MYSTERIES

Introduction by Glenn O'Brien

AUGUST EDITIONS

ISBN: 9780985995850
USD $40.00
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Pub Date: 1/11/2016
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Photography

PHOTOGRAPHY

Edited by Walter Guadagnini. Text by Urs Stahel, Francesco Zanot, Camiel van Winkel.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857215082
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 9/17/2013
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Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA

Edited by Filippo Maggia, Claudia Fini, Francesca Lazzarini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857206455
USD $55.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 4/26/2011
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Photography

PHOTOGRAPHY

Edited by Walter Guadagnini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857226828
USD $230.00
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Pub Date: 11/3/2015
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A History of Photography

A HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY

By Francoise Heilbrun, Helene Bocard, Joelle Bollach, Anne Cartier-Bresson, Dominique de Font-Reaulx, Michel Frizot, Anne de Mondenard, Guy Cogeval.

SKIRA PARIS

ISBN: 9782080300928
USD $75.00
| CAN $99

Pub Date: 6/16/2009
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Come Together

COME TOGETHER

Edited by Jack Flam.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857225029
USD $80.00
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Pub Date: 9/29/2015
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Photography

PHOTOGRAPHY

Edited by Walter Guadagnini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857210322
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 9/18/2012
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Twentieth-Century American Photography

TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY

By Claudia Fini, Francesca Lazzarini. Edited by Filippo Maggia.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857217383
USD $50.00
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Pub Date: 9/17/2013
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Portrait of a New Angola

PORTRAIT OF A NEW ANGOLA

Photographs by Francesca Galliani, Walter Fernandes.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857204703
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Pub Date: 12/4/2012
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Ciro Frank Schiappa: New York Serenade

CIRO FRANK SCHIAPPA: NEW YORK SERENADE

Text by Michele Primi.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232508
USD $35.00
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Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Italian Portraits

ITALIAN PORTRAITS

By Donatella Sartorio.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857215990
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Pub Date: 10/2/2012
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Contemporary Photography from Eastern Europe

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM EASTERN EUROPE

By Filippo Maggia.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857204420
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 10/5/2010
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