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Museum Folkwang Essen

Works: 1,678 works in 3,914 publications in 5 languages and 23,698 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Other, Organizer of meeting, isb, his, Publisher, Contributor, 475
Classifications: TR647, 779.2
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Street & studio : an urban history of photography by Ute Eskildsen( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The photographic portrait has two parallel histories that run side by side, from the birth of photography to the twenty-first century; one of portraits made in the studio, the other of those taken in the street. The advent of small, easily concealed cameos allowed photographers to capture subjects in the street unaware. In contrast, the studio offered the opportunity to present carefully composed images to the world, making use of the elaborate staging and technical devices at the photographer's disposal." "With celebrities today expected to pose for the paparazzi in the street, and the studio being used increasingly for informal and intimate shots, these traditions have been subverted. Accompanying a major exhibition at Tate Modern, Street & Studio explores the fascinating contrasts, tensions and connections between these two traditions."--Jacket
Hold still, keep going by Robert Frank( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Frank not only ranks among the most important of living photographers but is also widely recognized as a seminal figure in the development of experimental cinema. And yet, the continuity and consistency of his work in both photography and film has been barely explored. "Hold still-keep going" fills this obvious void by illustrating and analyzing the underlying aesthetics that have guided Frank's work in both media. From the very outset of his career, Frank distrusted the single photographic image and its claim to freeze moments of truth: time and again he gravitated to the moving image and serial photography, be it in book form or as a panel of photographs. Reproducing more than 100 collages, film stills and serial works, this volume will certainly become a new standard publication on Robert Frank, innovative photographer and experimental filmmaker. The book also contains an illustrated bibliography and biography featuring dozens of previously unpublished images of Robert Frank, his family and his friends. Published in conjunction with a major traveling exhibition, this is an essential addition to all photography and film collections."--Jacket
Mistaken identities( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cezanne and the dawn of modern art by Paul Cézanne( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cezanne and the Dawn of Modern Art presents selected paintings by Paul Cezanne alongside works by younger artists that reveal the powerful influence of the founder of modern painting. The driving forces in the reception of Cezanne's art were not art critics or art historians, but rather other artists: primarily the Fauves - led by Matisse, de Vlaminck, and Derain - and the Cubists - including Picasso, Braque, and Leger - all of whom absorbed and elaborated on Cezanne's revolutionary ideas about color and composition." "Against this background of Cezannisme, the book presents key works by Cezanne and younger artists in revealing juxtapositions. Readers will discover analogies and variations between the works of the "father of modern art" and those of his successors in series of related motifs - portraits, still lifes, and landscapes - a compact history of the icons of modern art."--Jacket
Constructivism in Poland, 1923-1936: BLOK, Praesens, a.r. Museum Folkwang Essen, 12.5-24.6.1973. Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller Otterlo, 14.7-2.9.1973 by Muzeum Sztuki w Łodzi( Book )

20 editions published in 1973 in English and German and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erich Heckel, 1883-1970 : Gemälde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen und Graphik by Erich Heckel( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Heizer : Museum Folkwang Essen, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller Otterlo, 1979 by Michael Heizer( Book )

13 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bauhaus : Dessau, Chicago, New York : Museum Folkwang( Book )

12 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betr. u.a. Paul Klee
Monet, Gauguin, Van Gogh ... : Japanese inspirations by Museum Folkwang Essen( Book )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict, time, photography by Tate Britain (Gallery)( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the seconds after a bomb is detonated to a former scene of battle years after a war has ended, this moving exhibition focuses on the passing of time, tracing a diverse and poignant journey through over 150 years of conflict around the world, since the invention of photography. In an innovative move, the works are ordered according to how long after the event they were created from moments, days and weeks to decades later. Photographs taken seven months after the fire bombing of Dresden are shown alongside those taken seven months after the end of the First Gulf War. Images made in Vietnam 25 years after the fall of Saigon are shown alongside those made in Nagasaki 25 years after the atomic bomb. The result is the chance to make never-before-made connections while viewing the legacy of war as artists and photographers have captured it in retrospect. The immediate trauma of war can be seen in the eyes of Don McCullin's Shell-shocked US Marine 1968, while the destruction of buildings and landscapes are documented by Simon Norfolk's Afghanistan: Chronotopia 2001. Different conflicts will also reappear from multiple points in time throughout the exhibition. The Second World War for example is addressed in Jerzy Lewczyński's 1960 photographs of the Wolf's Lair / Adolf Hitler's War Headquarters, Shomei Tomatsu's images of objects found in Nagasaki, Kikuji Kawada's epic project The Map made in Hiroshima in the 1960s, Michael Schmidt's Berlin streetscapes from 1980 and Nick Waplington's 1993 close-ups of cell walls from a Prisoner of War camp in Wales. The exhibition is staged to coincide with the 2014 centenary and concludes with new and recent projects by British, German, Polish and Syrian photographers which reflect on the First World War a century after it began.--Tate website
Danny Lyon, photo, film by Danny Lyon( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and German and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris by Robert Frank( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Paris' is the first time that the significant body of photographs which Robert Frank made in Paris in the early 1950s have been brought together in a single book
Edvard Munch by Edvard Munch( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in German and Germanic and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent van Gogh and the modern movement, 1890-1914 : Museum Folkwang Essen, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam by Museum Folkwang Essen( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Gauguin : das verlorene Paradies by Paul Gauguin( Book )

10 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Graham : photographs 1981-2006 by Paul Graham( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pioneer in the reinvention of contemporary photography as art photography, Paul Graham was one of the first photographers to bring the possibilities of color to the genre of social documentary as we now understand it. His work in the early 1980s prompted photographers like Martin Parr to switch to color, and a new style of photography soon evolved in the works of Richard Billingham, Tom Wood, Simon Norfolk, Jem Southam and many others. Since then, Graham has continued to push the envelope, demonstrating a commitment to expanding photography's artistic space, and to the unity of documentary and artistic considerations in an unblinking engagement with life as it unfolds. Today, he ranks alongside figures like Nan Goldin, Andreas Gursky, Philip-Lorca diCorcia and Rineke Djikstra as a precursor and an eminence. Graham's most recent volume, A Shimmer of Possibility (published in 2007 and already a collector's item - and available below in a new paperback edition), was hailed by critics as a paradigm shifter at a time when art photography is increasingly staged or seems to hold the world at arm's length. This volume, which coincides with a touring European retrospective, appraises 25 years of Graham's work, from 1981 to 2006, tracking his steady expansion of our notions of what photography can say, be or look like."--Jacket
The stamp of fantasy : the visual inventiveness of photographic postcards : from the collections of postcards of Gérard Lévy, Peter Weiss by Clément Chéroux( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of the 20th century, long before the triumphal march of the illustrated press, photography in the form of postcards was all the rage. This volume presents the extraordinary inventiveness in postcard production that unites elements of popular culture with photographic images
Glaube, Hoffnung, Anpassung : sowjetische Bilder, 1928-1945 by Margarita Tupitsyn( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First pictures : Joel Sternfeld by Joel Sternfeld( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotoboek en catalogus van de tentoonstelling over het werk van de Amerikaanse fotograaf (1944-)
Edward Hopper und die Fotografie : die Wahrheit des Sichtbaren ; [Museum Folkwang Essen, 28. Juni - 27. September 1992] by Georg-W Költzsch( Book )

11 editions published in 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Street & studio : an urban history of photography
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Esene (Vācija). Museum Folkwang

Essen (Alemanya). Museum Folkwang

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English (87)

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Hold still, keep goingCezanne and the dawn of modern artParisPaul Graham : photographs 1981-2006The stamp of fantasy : the visual inventiveness of photographic postcards : from the collections of postcards of Gérard Lévy, Peter Weiss