About Face by Pier 24 Photography

About Face
Exhibition Catalog
 
by Pier 24 Photography

Published on the occasion of the exhibition
About Face

May 15, 2012 - February 28, 2013

Essays by: Philip Gefter, Sandra S. Phillips,
and Ulrike Schneider


176 pages
137 photograph reproductions
12.25 x 9.75 in.
Hardcover with linen 
Pier 24 Photography, 2014


$40.00

Publisher’s Description: 

This exhibition catalog features a 137 selected photographs that were presented at Pier 24 Photography within the exhibition About Face. Included in this exhibition catalog are three original essays by leading scholars on photography.

About Face, focuses on the tradition of portrait-based photography. Nearly thousand photographs drawn primarily from the Pilara Foundation's permanent collection were exhibited from May 15th, 2012 - April 30th, 2013. The exhibition encompasses wide-ranging approaches to portraiture from the mid-nineteenth century to present-day, providing a context within which to consider the unique dynamic between the subject, photographer and viewer.

With over 100 photographers presented in About Face, the exhibition takes a close look at works by Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Lee Friedlander, Jim Goldberg, Nan Goldin, Richard Learoyd, August Sander, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Larry Sultan, Gillian Wearing and Liu Zheng among others.




About Face by Pier 24 Photography

About Face by Pier 24 Photography
About Face by Pier 24 Photography
About Face by Pier 24 Photography
About Face by Pier 24 Photography
About Face by Pier 24 Photography
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About Face - Exhibition Catalog Pier 24 Photography