Patti Smith Land 250 by Patti SmithPatti Smith Land 250 by Patti Smith

Patti Smith Land 250

byPatti Smith

Hardcover | October 28, 2008

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Photos by a key figure in modern music, noted for the way she integrates performance poetry with garage-band rock and roll.

Patti Smith is known most widely as a musical artist and a poet, but her creative energies are not limited to those genres. This book offers a chance to explore the photography of the punk poetess. Published to accompany an exhibition at the Fondation Cartier Pour L'Art Contemporain in Paris, it presents hundreds of Polaroids and black-and-white photographs, plus commentaries by the artist.

The exhibition took place from March to June 2008, and many of the photographs were created especially for the show. The book celebrates a lesser- known string to Patti Smith's bow, presenting an iconographic world in which films, drawings, and photographs converge. 250 illustrations.
Patti Smith is a writer, performer, and visual artist. She gained recognition in the 1970s for her revolutionary merging of poetry and rock. She has released twelve albums, including Horses, which has been hailed as one of the top one hundred debut albums of all time by Rolling Stone.Smith had her first exhibit of drawings at the Gotha...
Title:Patti Smith Land 250Format:HardcoverDimensions:300 pages, 10.65 × 8.75 × 1.5 inPublished:October 28, 2008Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0500976813

ISBN - 13:9780500976814

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