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Heiferman, Marvin

Works: 107 works in 299 publications in 4 languages and 7,751 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Fairy tales  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Bibliography  Portraits  Pictorial works  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction, wat, Other, Photographer, wst, Creator, Curator, zxx
Classifications: PZ8.W424, 398.21
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Most widely held works about Marvin Heiferman
Most widely held works by Marvin Heiferman
Cinderella by William Wegman( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her haste to flee the palace before her fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper. Photographs show the characters depicted as dogs
The ballad of sexual dependency by Nan Goldin( Book )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldin charts the loss of innocence through barrooms and parties on the social periphery of New York's East Village and through the harrowing worlds of drugs and prostitution. The Ballad of Sexual Dependency is a visual diary chronicling the struggle for intimacy and understanding between friends, and lovers--collectively described by Nan Goldin as her "tribe." Her work describes a world that is visceral, charged, and seething with life ... As Goldin writes: "Real memory, which these pictures trigger, is an invocation of the color, smell, sound, and physical presence, the density and flavor of life."--Publishers description
Growing up with Dick and Jane : learning and living the American dream by Carole Kismaric( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Growing Up with Dick and Jane is a nostalgic pop culture adventure that invites the millions of children who grew up reading with Dick and Jane to revisit the innocence of childhood. For those who weren't lucky enough to have Dick and Jane as friends, this entertaining and informative book traces the phenomenon from their birth during the Depression to their retirement in the turbulent 1960s."--Back cover
Little Red Riding Hood by William Wegman( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother. Photographs show the characters depicted as dogs
Photography changes everything( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Photography Changes Everything offers a provocative rethinking of photography's impact on our culture and our daily lives. Compiling hundreds of images and responses from leading authorities on photography, it offers a brilliant, reader-friendly exploration of the many ways in which photographs package information and values, demand and hold attention, and shape our knowledge of and experience in the world. The volume draws on the extraordinary visual assets of the Smithsonian Institution's museums, science centers and archives to launch an unprecedented interdisciplinary dialogue on photography's capacity to shape and change our experience of the world. Photography Changes Everythingfeatures over 300 images and nearly 100 engaging short texts commissioned from experts, writers, inventors, public figures and others--from Hugh Hefner to John Baldessari, John Waters, Robert Adams, Sandra Phillips and many others. Each story responds to images selected by project contributors. Together they engage readers in a timely exploration of the extent to which our lives have been transformed through our interactions with photographic imagery. Edited by leading photography curator and author Marvin Heiferman, Photography Changes Everythingprovides a unique opportunity to better understand the history, practice and power of photography at this transitional moment in visual culture"
Now is then : snapshots from the Maresca Collection by Marvin Heiferman( )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious case of Nancy Drew & the Hardy boys by Carole Kismaric( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys have woven their spell of teen intrigue over more than 150 million readers, beginning in 1927 and continuing today. With its marvelous text and brilliant design, The Mysterious Case of Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys uncovers why the fearless young crime fighters remain beloved icons. From The Secret of the Old Clock to Rock 'n Roll Renegades, the popular teen sleuths have deduced and detected their way through hundreds of adventures. Although the plots have changed with the times, the books have always starred the same clean teens with justice and generosity in their hearts. Hip and nostalgic at the same time, this richly illustrated study tracks teen culture and values and provides surprising insights into the lives of kids over the past 70 years
Rule without exception by Lewis Baltz( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking pictures : people speak about the photographs that speak to them by Marvin Heiferman( Book )

10 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Images flash across the screen. Photographs appear on walls, on cans, on the sides of buses, in magazines, books, newspapers, computers. We are bombarded with thousands of photographs each day: they are perhaps our major source of information, inspiration, and irritation. But what if you had to choose a single image out of that avalanche - one photograph that you couldn't stop thinking about, that changed your ideas, your aesthetics, your perception of reality? Seventy of the most interesting people of our era - both famous and unknown - were asked to choose that one image for Talking Pictures. The results are startling, profound, funny, and deeply revealing about our psychology and our times
Image world : art and media culture by Marvin Heiferman( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Waters : change of life by John Waters( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still life by Diane Keaton( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nan Goldin : in my life by Paul Tschinkel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Goldin's 1996 mid-career photography retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art, featuring work culled from more than 25 years of taking pictures. Chronicles her involvement and fascination with the alternative, "downtown" culture of New York, Boston, Berlin, Tokyo, etc. Includes interviews with Nan Goldin and Marvin Heiferman
Bill Wood's business by Bill Wood( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Wood's business was photography - and he produced tens of thousands of images over the course of his career. This title features around 300 of Wood's photographs, and essays by Diane Keaton and Marvin Heiferman that pay respect to the skills Wood brought to the business of photography
I'm so happy by Marvin Heiferman( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flaming creature : Jack Smith, his amazing life and times( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the rescue : eight artists in an archive( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists: Magdalena Abakanowicz -- Alan Berliner -- Wendy Ewald -- Leon Golub -- Pepón Osorio -- Giles Peress -- Fred Wilson -- Terry Winters
Lee Friedlander : American monuments by Lee Friedlander( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise now : picturing the genetic revolution by Marvin Heiferman( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Smith : flaming creature : his amazing life and times( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.17 for Growing up ... to 0.83 for Heiferman, ...)

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Marvin Heiferman American curator

Marvin Heiferman Amerikaans conservator

The ballad of sexual dependencyGrowing up with Dick and Jane : learning and living the American dreamLittle Red Riding HoodNow is then : snapshots from the Maresca CollectionThe mysterious case of Nancy Drew & the Hardy boysJohn Waters : change of lifeBill Wood's businessFlaming creature : Jack Smith, his amazing life and times