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JRP|Ringier

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Catalog: FALL 2006 p. 136   

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ISBN 9783905701814 TRADE
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Walter Pfeiffer: Films

Edited by Nicolas Trembley.

Walter Pfeiffer began practicing photography in the 1970s with no technical ambition, but with the will to provide a new visual vocabulary for beauty, eroticism and freedom of spirit. His work gained its initial recognition through an underground network of admirers, and today it has achieved cult status. (In a 2003 Artforum review, Bob Nickas wrote: 'Imagine an optical device designed to project--and then to trace--a virtual image of desire onto the plane surface of everyday life. That would be Walter Pfeiffer's libidinal camera lucida. Since the late 6os÷Pfeiffer has sought (and caught) images of youth and beauty as if on an endless quest, the avocation of entwined hedonism and reportage its own reward. And ours.')Over the time that Pfeiffer spent exploring the sexualization of the everyday in that work, he also directed several videos showing his friends hanging out in his Zurich studio. For the very first time, these rare and funny scenes, Music for Millions (1977) Kawasaki Cut (1985) and The Plaza (1985-2001) have here been compiled on DVD. Their release provides the occasion to reassess Pfeiffer's pioneering positions both in contemporary art and in the culture at large.
Walter Pfeiffer: Films

STATUS: Out of print | 5/18/2011

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Walter Pfeiffer: Scrapbooks

WALTER PFEIFFER: SCRAPBOOKS

Edited by Martin Jaeggi.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905929256
USD $95.00
| CAN $130

Pub Date: 9/18/2012
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Walter Pfeiffer: Cherchez La Femme

WALTER PFEIFFER: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME

Text by Martin Jaeggi, Michelle Nicol.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905509663
USD $70.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 9/18/2007
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Walter Pfeiffer: Bildrausch. Drawings 1966-2018

WALTER PFEIFFER: BILDRAUSCH. DRAWINGS 1966-2018

Text by Martin Jaeggi.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783906803494
USD $80.00
| CAN $110

Pub Date: 1/1/2018
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Walter Pfeiffer: Welcome Aboard

WALTER PFEIFFER: WELCOME ABOARD

Text by Martin Jaeggi.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905509328
USD $70.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 8/1/2001
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Walter Pfeiffer: 1970-1980

WALTER PFEIFFER: 1970-1980

Photographs by Walter Pfeiffer.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9782940271382
USD $25.00
| CAN $34.5

Pub Date: 3/15/2005
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