The Silence of Dogs in Cars by Martin UsborneThe Silence of Dogs in Cars by Martin Usborne

The Silence of Dogs in Cars

PhotographerMartin UsborneIntroduction bySusan McHugh

Hardcover | March 5, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info

$66.70 online 
$74.95 list price save 11%
Earn 334 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Martin Usborne's photo series consists of over forty-five images of dogs gazing silently through car windows, often in the dead of night. The images, which are staged and highly cinematic, evoke a mood of loneliness and longing. They are not so much portraits of dogs as studies in separation: on one level referring to the separation between humans and (other) animals but on another the separation within ourselves, between our everyday selves and the rawer (more animal) parts that we keep locked away. The photographs draw on the work of Edward Hopper and Gregory Crewdson.
Martin Usborne (b. 1973 in London) is a fine art photographer who focuses his work mainly on portraits, both human and animal. He strives to make his work poignant but also a little playful. He has published two books,I've lived in Hoxton for 81 1/2 years (2009) andMy name is Moose: modern life through a dog's eyes(2011).The Silence of...
Title:The Silence of Dogs in CarsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:96 pages, 9.38 × 11.87 × 0.59 inPublished:March 5, 2013Publisher:Kehrer VerlagLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3868283188

ISBN - 13:9783868283181

Look for similar items by category: