10 years : Zoe Strauss

edited by Peter Barberie ; with essays by Peter Barberie, Sally Stein, and Zoe Strauss

With little formal training as a photographer or artist, Zoe Strauss (b. 1970) founded the Philadelphia Public Art Project in 1995 with the aim of exhibiting art in nontraditional venues. Five years later, she began using photography as the most direct means of representing her chosen subjects. "Zoe Strauss: 10 Years" offers a midcareer assessment of Strauss' achievement to date, and the first full account of her celebrated ten-year project, beginning in 2001, to exhibit her photographs under an elevated section of Interstate 95 in Philadelphia. Strauss' troubling and sometimes touching images focus primarily on American working-class experience, to convey what she calls "an epic narrative that reflects the beauty and struggle of everyday life". Generously illustrated, this book will publish nearly 200 photographs - 135 of them for the first time - along with images that document her I-95 exhibitions. With critical essays by curator Peter Barberie and photography historian Sally Stein, plus a bibliography and chronology, this definitive publication is the first to be produced about this important young artist.

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書名 10 years : Zoe Strauss
著作者等 Philadelphia Museum of Art
Barberie Peter
Stein Sally
Strauss Zoe
書名別名 Zoe Strauss : ten years
出版元 Philadelphia Museum of Art;In association with Yale University Press
刊行年月 c2012
ページ数 269 p.
大きさ 29 cm
ISBN 9780876332344
NCID BB1003850X
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言語 英語
出版国 アメリカ合衆国