Taschen a history of photography
History of Information Graphics
In the age of big data and digital distribution, when news travel ever further and faster and media outlets compete for a fleeting slice of online attention, information graphics have swept center stage. At once nuanced and neat, they distill abstract ideas, complex statistics, and cutting-edge discoveries into succinct, compelling, and masterful designs.
Peter Lindbergh. A Different Vision on Fashion Photography
When German photographer Peter Lindbergh shot five young models in downtown New York City in 1989, he produced not only the iconic British Vogue January 1990 cover but also the birth certificate of the supermodels. The image didn t just bring revered faces together for the first time; it marked the beginning of a new fashion era and a new understanding of female beauty.
A Chronology of Photography
A Chronology of Photography presents a fresh perspective on the medium by taking a purely chronological approach to its history, tracing the complex links between technological innovations, social changes, and artistic interventions. Structured around a central timeline that charts the development of photography from early experiments with optics right up to the present-day explosion of digital media, it features sumptuous reproductions of key photographs, together with commentaries and context...
A History of Pictures
'I won't read a more interesting book all year... utterly fascinating' A. N. Wilson, Sunday Times 'Enormously good-humoured and entertaining... Hockney asks big questions about the nature of picture-making and the relationship between painters and photography in a way that no other contemporary artists seems to.' Andrew Marr, New Statesman A new, compact edition of David Hockney and Martin Gayford's brilliantly original book, with a revised final chapter and three entirely new Hockney artworks ...
BIG. Formgiving. An Architectural Future History
Formgiving, the new book by BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group), is a visionary attempt to look at the horizon of time. The Danish word for "design" is "formgivning," which literally means to give form to that which has not yet taken shape.
The History of European Photography 1970-2000 (A-I,I-U) (2 knihy)
Táto encyklopédia predstavuje nesmierny zdroj informácií, týkajúcich sa fotografie v Európe. Predstavuje aj veľmi užitočný edukačný nástroj pre vedeckých a pedagogických pracovníkov, kurátorov, študentov, umelcov, fotografov a každého, kto má záujem o túto oblasť kultúry.
The History of European Photography 1939-1969 (A-I,I-U) (2 knihy)
Dějiny evropské fotografie 20.století je mezinárodní výzkumný projektpanevropského rozměru. Jeho hlavním cílem je vydat encyklopedii v angličtině, která bude rozdělená do tří dílů podle časových období.
The History of European Photography 1900-1938 (A-I, I-U) (2 knihy)
Dejiny európskej fotografie 20.storočia je medzinárodný výskumný projekt paneurópskeho rozmeru. Jeho hlavným cieľom je vypublikovať encyklopédiu v angličtine, ktorá bude rozdelená do troch dielov podľa časových období, diel 1 – 1900 -1938, diel 2 – 1939 -1970, diel 3 – 1971-2000.
Depeche Mode by Anton Corbijn
In November 2020, Depeche Mode were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and Dave Gahan, accepting the honour, said: "I'd like to thank Anton Corbijn who thank God came in at the right time and actually made us look cool." Also in the fall of 2020, TASCHEN released the limited edition Depeche Mode by Anton Corbijn (81-18) signed by Depeche Mode and Anton Corbijn, and it became one of the fastest selling collector's editions in the publishing company's history. This equally epic, but more...
The History of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Pictures - Vlasta Franc Martin, Mádlová
Based on period documents and photography, the book maps in detail the development of Czech non-university sciences from the 18th century when the Society of Unknown Scholars in the Austrian Lands was founded in Olomouc. The main attention is focused on the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and its most important precursors, whether the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, active in 1953–1992, or earlier institutions, such as the Czech Academy of Sciences and Arts (originally the Emperor F...
The Lost Pianos of Siberia
A critically-acclaimed Sunday Times, Spectator and Independent BOOK OF 2020 Now with colour photography by Michael Turek 'Richly absorbing... An impressive exploration of Siberia's terrifying past.' Guardian 'Evocative and wonderfully original.' Colin Thubron Siberia's expansive history is traditionally one of exiles, bitter cold and suffering.
Ravens & Red Lipstick
Ravens & Red Lipstick shortlisted for Photography category in the British Design and Production Awards Ravens & Red Lipstick provides a visually bold survey of Japanese photography's recent history. Drawing together extensive research and a succession of engaging dialogues with both emerging and established photographers, Lena Fritsch traces its development chronologically from the severity of post-war Realism to the diverse ingenuity of photography in contemporary Japan, via the work of moveme...