Beschreibung- An introduction to the work of Mexican photographer Tina Modotti (1896-1942), a pioneer among the few women photographers of the 1920s- Chronologically presented photographs show the development of Modotti's ideas and work, from pictorial abstraction to political activism- Tracing the history of Modotti's fascinating life, from her Involvement with Edward Weston to her membership of the Communist party and her work for various international relief organizations'- Lively text will be accessible to both newcomers to photography and to those with an already-established interest
InhaltsverzeichnisPortrait of the Modotti o 4,000-word essay by Margaret Hooks o 55 colour and b/w photographs presented chronologically over 110 pages (1 photograph per spread, with title and 1 paragraph commentary) o Brief chronology of the photographer
PortraitMargaret Hooks writes on fine art and photography for numerous journals, including ARTNews and Afterimage. Her publications include the award-winning biography Tina Modotti: Radical Photographer (2000), Tina Modotti: Photographer and Revolutionary (1993) and Frida Kahlo: Portraits of an Icon (2003).
Untertitel: Zahlreiche farbige Abbildungen. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Phaidon Verlag GmbH
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2005