Up and Down Peachtree: Photos Of Atlanta by Martin ParrUp and Down Peachtree: Photos Of Atlanta by Martin Parr

Up and Down Peachtree: Photos Of Atlanta

byMartin Parr

Hardcover | June 29, 2012

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In this volume, which accompanies a massive exhibition scheduled for July 2012 at the High Museum of Art of Atlanta, Martin Parr explores his fascination with concepts such as leisure, consumption, communication, and how these themes play out in America.Martin Parr was born in Britain in 1952. Parr's early works in the 1970s are solely black and white photography, but after 1980 he switched to color film and continued his focus in color photography. His inspiration for color photography originated from the American photo-documentarists. In 1994 Parr became a member of Magnum Photographic Corporation.
Martin Parr was born in Epsom, Surrey, UK, in 1952. He studied photography at Manchester Polytechnic, from 1970 to 1973 and, since then, he has worked on numerous photographic projects. He has developed an international reputation for his innovative imagery, his oblique approach to social documentary, and his input to photographic cul...
Title:Up and Down Peachtree: Photos Of AtlantaFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:208 pages, 10.5 × 8.13 × 1 inShipping dimensions:10.5 × 8.13 × 1 inPublished:June 29, 2012Publisher:ContrastoLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8869653323

ISBN - 13:9788869653322