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PUBLISHER
Spector Books

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 9.25 x 12.75 in. / 200 pgs / 100 color / 150 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Forthcoming

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2018 p. 124   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783959051996 TRADE
List Price: $45.00 CDN $60.00

AVAILABILITY
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EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Paris, France
Centre Pompidou, 02/21/18–05/21/18

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SPECTOR BOOKS

Adam Broomberg / Oliver Chanarin: Don't Start With the Good Old Things But the Bad New Ones

Text by Florian Ebner, Jan Wenzel.

Two influential photobooks by Adam Broomberg (born 1970) and Oliver Chanarin (born 1971) form the centerpiece of this publication: War Primer 2 (2011) and Holy Bible (2013), both heralded as contemporary classics of the photobook genre and now out of print.

Both books see Broomberg and Chanarin working with images of violence, war and terror—the unique legacy of the 20th century's intense brutality and boom in photographic media. In both books, Broomberg and Chanarin collaged these charged images (mined from the internet or the Archive of Modern Conflict) in layered stacks on the pages of two already-existing, seminal books: Bertolt Brecht's War Primer (1955) and the King James Bible. Appropriated and fragmentary, arranged in shocking juxtaposition to other images or neighboring texts, the images—and the artists' handling of them—challenge the reader's assumptions, knowledge and viewing habits.

Adam Broomberg / Oliver Chanarin: Don't Start with the Good Old Things But the Bad New Ones brings together these two examples of the artists' exploration of the themes of violence, spectacle and history. The latest in Spector Books' Applied Publishing Studies series, this volume pays attention not only to the content of the two books, but also their form, particularly the novel spatial approach the artists take to the printed page.


Adam Broomberg / Oliver Chanarin: Don't Start With the Good Old Things But the Bad New Ones

STATUS: Forthcoming | 11/19/2019

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Gasoline and Magic

GASOLINE AND MAGIC

Edited by Hilar Stadler, Martin Stollenwerk.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905929881
USD $60.00
| CAN $85

Pub Date: 2/1/2015
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Muhammad Ali, Zurich, 26.12.1971

MUHAMMAD ALI, ZURICH, 26.12.1971

Edited by Eric Bachmann.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783905929645
USD $75.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 7/1/2015
Active | In stock


50 anniversaries

50 ANNIVERSARIES

Edited by Freek Lomme.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789491677830
USD $18.00
| CAN $24.95

Pub Date: 11/11/2017
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Balanchine Teaching

BALANCHINE TEACHING

Introduction and photographs by Nancy Lassalle. Text by Suki Schorer.

EAKINS PRESS FOUNDATION/BALLET SOCIETY

ISBN: 9780871301000
USD $25.00
| CAN $34.95 UK £ 22

Pub Date: 11/10/2016
Active | In stock


Love & Hate & Other Mysteries

LOVE & HATE & OTHER MYSTERIES

Introduction by Glenn O'Brien

AUGUST EDITIONS

ISBN: 9780985995850
USD $40.00
| CAN $55 UK £ 35

Pub Date: 1/11/2016
Active | In stock


LC Foto

LC FOTO

By Tim Benton.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783443
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 8/15/2013
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Swiss Photobooks from 1927 to the Present

SWISS PHOTOBOOKS FROM 1927 TO THE PRESENT

Edited by Peter Pfrunder.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782743
USD $120.00
| CAN $160

Pub Date: 12/5/2011
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Inside CERN

INSIDE CERN

By Andri Pol.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782750
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 2/27/2014
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From Somewhere to Nowhere

FROM SOMEWHERE TO NOWHERE

By Andreas Seibert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781463
USD $54.90
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 9/17/2008
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Unfamiliar Familiarities

UNFAMILIAR FAMILIARITIES

Edited by Peter Pfrunder.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785102
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 3/25/2017
Active | In stock


The Dirty Colors of Growth

THE DIRTY COLORS OF GROWTH

By Andreas Seibert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782958
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 11/25/2012
Active | In stock


Reset--Beyond Fukushima

RESET--BEYOND FUKUSHIMA

Edited by Adriano A. Biondo.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782927
USD $66.00
| CAN $87.5

Pub Date: 3/25/2012
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