×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Between Nature and Culture: Photographs of the Getty Center
     

Between Nature and Culture: Photographs of the Getty Center

by Joe Deal, Richard Meier (Preface by), Weston Naef (Introduction), Mark Johnstone (Contribution by)
 

From 1983 through 1997, artist Joe Deal documented the site and construction of the Getty Center through a series of black and white photographs. Between Nature and Culture: Photographs of the Getty Center by Joe Deal presents 130 of Deal's photographs, offering an opportunity to view the evolving site through this artist's eyes, from the selection of the

Overview

From 1983 through 1997, artist Joe Deal documented the site and construction of the Getty Center through a series of black and white photographs. Between Nature and Culture: Photographs of the Getty Center by Joe Deal presents 130 of Deal's photographs, offering an opportunity to view the evolving site through this artist's eyes, from the selection of the starkly beautiful chaparral-covered mountain top to the steel and travertine of the final stages of construction. With an introduction by Mark Johnstone that provides both a key to understanding Joe Deal's unique vision and commentaries on the thematic groups and individual photographs reproduced, this book offers a dramatic portrait of one of the Getty Center.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892365494
Publisher:
Getty Publications
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Series:
Getty Trust Publications: Getty Information Institute Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
132
Product dimensions:
9.75(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Joe Deal is Dean of the School of Art at Washington University in St. Louis. His photographs are in major collections throughout the United States and have appeared in numerous exhibitions throughout the U.S. and Europe. A major exhibition of his work held in Spring 1992 at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery was accompanied by a book, Joe Deal: Southern California Photographs 1976-86.
Mark Johnstone is public art administrator of the Department of Cultural Affairs of the City of Los Angeles.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews