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Catalog: SPRING 2022 p. 29   

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Robert Adams: The Plains, from Memory

Edited by Joshua Chuang. Text by Robert Adams. Quotations by Merrill Gilfillan, William Carlos Williams, Horton Foote, Agnes Martin.

Robert Adams: The Plains, from Memory

To see a landscape in the grain of wood: enchanting new paintings from the great American photographer

In the spring of 2020, as he watched his country tested by the COVID-19 pandemic, Robert Adams (born 1937) discovered in his garage a small plank of wood that contained within its grains and textures a whole landscape of its own. This led to the creation, during a difficult time, of an unexpected series of works that drew upon Adams’ long-buried fondness for certain aesthetic qualities of stillness and austerity. Over the next few months, using scrap wood from an old bookcase, hand tools that had belonged to his father and his grandfather, and block printing ink, Adams affirmed his own basis for hope beyond the pandemic in the beautiful 23 paintings that are gathered in this elegant volume.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Robert Adams: The Plains, from Memory'.

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[The photographs] are marvels of simplicity, evocation, and, yes, quietude.

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Robert Adams: The Plains, from Memory

ROBERT ADAMS: THE PLAINS, FROM MEMORY

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783969990179
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Pub Date: 6/28/2022
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Robert Adams: Sea Stone

ROBERT ADAMS: SEA STONE

FRAENKEL GALLERY

ISBN: 9781881337164
USD $65.00
| CAN $88 UK £ 53

Pub Date: 5/10/2022
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Robert Adams: A Parallel World

ROBERT ADAMS: A PARALLEL WORLD

FRAENKEL GALLERY

ISBN: 9781881337515
USD $35.00
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Pub Date: 2/9/2021
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Robert Adams: Standing Still

ROBERT ADAMS: STANDING STILL

FRAENKEL GALLERY

ISBN: 9781881337522
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Pub Date: 2/9/2021
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Joshua Chuang & Robert Adams: Boats, Books, Birds

JOSHUA CHUANG & ROBERT ADAMS: BOATS, BOOKS, BIRDS

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958296619
USD $45.00
| CAN $62

Pub Date: 6/28/2022
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Robert Adams: On Lookout Mountain

ROBERT ADAMS: ON LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958296831
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 2/7/2023
Forthcoming


Robert Adams: Los Angeles Spring

ROBERT ADAMS: LOS ANGELES SPRING

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958296824
USD $95.00
| CAN $135

Pub Date: 2/7/2023
Forthcoming


Robert Adams: Eden

ROBERT ADAMS: EDEN

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958296817
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 2/7/2023
Forthcoming


Robert Adams: Summer Nights, Walking

ROBERT ADAMS: SUMMER NIGHTS, WALKING

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958296848
USD $60.00
| CAN $85

Pub Date: 2/7/2023
Forthcoming


Robert Adams: 27 Roads

ROBERT ADAMS: 27 ROADS

FRAENKEL GALLERY

ISBN: 9781881337478
USD $65.00
| CAN $87 UK £ 57

Pub Date: 10/23/2018
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Robert Adams: An Old Forest Road

ROBERT ADAMS: AN OLD FOREST ROAD

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783960981237
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 9/26/2017
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Robert Adams: Tenancy

ROBERT ADAMS: TENANCY

FRAENKEL GALLERY

ISBN: 9781881337454
USD $65.00
| CAN $87 UK £ 57

Pub Date: 6/27/2017
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Robert Adams: From the Missouri West

ROBERT ADAMS: FROM THE MISSOURI WEST

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958291683
USD $125.00
| CAN $170

Pub Date: 2/19/2019
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Robert Adams: Perfect Places, Perfect Company

ROBERT ADAMS: PERFECT PLACES, PERFECT COMPANY

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958291690
USD $85.00
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Pub Date: 9/25/2018
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Robert Adams: Our Lives and Our Children

ROBERT ADAMS: OUR LIVES AND OUR CHILDREN

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958290976
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 4/24/2018
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Robert Adams: Cottonwoods

ROBERT ADAMS: COTTONWOODS

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958290969
USD $50.00
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Pub Date: 4/24/2018
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