1981 & 2011 - THE 2012 HASSELBLAD AWARD
OCTOBER, 2012 | 96 pages | 205 x 255 mm | 40 colour plates | Embossed Hardcover | Text by David Campany
Paul Graham, winner of the 2012 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography, is a vital figure in contemporary photography, working for over thirty years and continually challenging different genres of photographic practice. His work has been widely embraced, with exhibitions at the Tate and the Museum of Modern Art, and published in more than 12 monographs. The Hasselblad Award is considered photography's highest prize for lifetime achievement and the list of past winners is a roll call of photography's greatest masters. In honor of the 2012 award, the Hasselblad Centre in Gothenburg, Sweden is showing an exhibition, together with this book 1981 & 2011, which unites Graham’s first published work A1 - The Great North Road (1981) and his latest The Present (2011). Edited by Paul Graham in collaboration with Dragana Vujanovic and Louise Wolthers from The Hasselblad Foundation, the book links this thirty-year span, together with an essay written by David Company, author, curator and artist.
イギリス・テートモダンでの展示や多くの写真集の発表など、30年以上のキャリアを誇り現代写真家の中でも重要とされる巨匠 Paul Grahamが、2012年度のハッセルブラッド国際写真賞受賞を記念し発行された写真集。
処女作「The Great North Road」(1981) と最新作「The Present」(2011) を収容。