Deep South by Sally MannDeep South by Sally Mann

Deep South

bySally Mann

Hardcover | September 28, 2005

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This evocative collection by internationally acclaimed photographer Sally Mann is a masterful reinvention of the art of landscape photography. Sally Mann remains among the most innovative, talked-about, and daring artists working with a camera today. DEEP SOUTH is a much anticipated collection of her exquisite, ethereal landscape photographs, taken in the years since she rose to international fame with her groundbreaking book Immediate Family. The photographs in DEEP SOUTH, many produced with the 19th-century collodion process and a variety of toning techniques, capture what Mann calls the radical light of the American South. Borrowing methods favored by early masters of landscape photography, Mann bends classic craftsmanship to serve the expressive needs of a heightened contemporary sensibility. Serendipitous technical imperfections, such as light leaks or scratches on negatives, echo the accidental, chaotic workings of time. From ghostly images of historic battlefields to painterly visions of Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia, and her native Virginia, Manns landscape photographs transport the viewer to another time and place.
Sally Mann was born in Lexington, Virginia, in 1951. She has won numerous awards, including three National Endowment for the Arts fellowships and a Guggenheim fellowship. Her photographs have been exhibited internationally and are in the permanent collections of major museums worldwide, including the Museum of Modern Art and the Metrop...
Title:Deep SouthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:120 pages, 12.75 × 12 × 0.75 inPublished:September 28, 2005Publisher:BulfinchLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0821228765

ISBN - 13:9780821228760

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from absolutely stunning I truly cannot read enough of Sally Mann's works. Her pieces are absolutely stunning, and this book is just another example of that
Date published: 2017-02-22