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  • Title: ABCDuane: A Duane Michals Primer
  • Author: Duane Michals
  • ISBN: 9781580934053
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Hardcover

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About "Duane Michals"

  1. Duane Michals

    Duane Michals b 1932, McKeesport, PA is one of the great photographic innovators of the last century, widely known for his work with series, multiple exposures, and text Michals first made significant, creative strides in the field of photography during the 1960s In an era heavily influenced by photojournalism, Michals manipulated the medium to communicate narratives The sequences, for which he is widely known, appropriate cinema s frame by frame format Michals has also incorporated text as a key component in his works Rather than serving a didactic or explanatory function, his handwritten text adds another dimension to the images meaning and gives voice to Michals s singular musings, which are poetic, tragic, and humorous, often all at once.Over the past five decades, Michals s work has been exhibited in the United States and abroad The Museum of Modern Art, New York, hosted Michals s first solo exhibition 1970 More recently, he has had one person shows at the Odakyu Museum, Tokyo 1999 , and at the International Center of Photography, New York 2005 In 2008, Michals celebrated his 50th anniversary as a photographer with a retrospective exhibition at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Greece and the Scavi Scaligeri in Verona, Italy In recognition of his contributions to photography, Michals has been honored with a CAPS Grant 1975 , a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship 1976 , the International Center of Photography Infinity Award for Art 1989 , the Foto Espa a International Award 2001 , and an Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, Mass 2005.Michals s work belongs to numerous permanent collections in the U.S and abroad, including the Israel Museum, Jerusalem the J Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York the Moderna Museet, Stockholm the Museum of Modern Art, New York the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto and the Philadelphia Museum of Art Michals s archive is housed at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh.Monographs of Michals s work include Homage to Cavafy 1978 Nature of Desire 1989 Duane Michals Now Becoming Then 1990 Salute, Walt Whitman 1996 The Essential Duane Michals 1997 Questions Without Answers 2001 The House I Once Called Home 2003 and Foto Follies How Photography Lost Its Virginity on the Way to the Bank 2006 Forthcoming publications include 50 Admira Photography, June 2008 a collection of Michals s writing Delpire Editeur, Fall 2008 and his Japanese inspired, color photographs Steidl, Fall 2008.Michals received a BA from the University of Denver in 1953 and worked as a graphic designer until his involvement with photography deepened in the late 1950s He currently lives and works in New York City.

203 thoughts on “ABCDuane: A Duane Michals Primer”

  1. I was fortunate to win a copy of this book in a First Reads giveaway I was unfamiliar with the work of Duane Michals, but being an artist, author and poet myself, I love to discover new artists Once I sat down to read the book, I found myself surprised at the variety inside Not only were there photographs and artwork, but there were touching personal essays, remembrances, stories and poetry It is almost like opening a creative grab bag I enjoyed all of the book, although my favorite parts were t [...]


  2. I m a fan of Michals photos, but this book didn t give me much insight into his work, his mind, or much else.


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