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Squiers, Carol 1948-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 136 publications in 3 languages and 4,080 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Portraits  Exhibition, pictorial works  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction, zxx, Creator, Other
Classifications: TR642, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Carol Squiers
 
Most widely held works by Carol Squiers
The Critical image : essays on contemporary photography( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over exposed : essays on contemporary photography( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Graham by Paul Graham( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and German and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes by the artist, interviews, additional contributors
Police pictures : the photograph as evidence by Sandra S Phillips( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mug shot, the scene of the crime, photographic evidence - all of these are predicated on the belief that the photograph shows the truth, unvarnished and indisputable. But does it? In a remarkable survey of over 120 images from public and private sources, Police Pictures questions the conjunction of photography and enforcement and challenges the ability of image to represent the truth. From haunting photographs of the Lincoln conspirators to Weegee's sordid murder victims and the prisoner portraits taken by the Khmer Rouge, Police Pictures explores the policing function of photography - and the controversial manipulations of images by and for the forces of authority - in a catalogue of the power of the law and the lens
Avedon fashion, 1944-2000 by Richard Avedon( Book )

18 editions published in 2009 in English and Italian and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits by Helmut Newton( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a photograph? by Carol Squiers( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized by ICP Curator Carol Squiers, 'What Is a Photograph?' explores the intense creative experimentation in photography that has occurred since the 1970s. Conceptual art introduced photography into contemporary art making, using the medium in ways that challenged it artistically, intellectually, and technically, and broadened the notion of what a photograph could be in art. A new generation of artists began an equally rigorous but more aesthetically adventurous analysis, which probed photography itself - from the role of light, color, composition, to materiality and the subject. 'What Is a Photograph?' brings together these artists, who reinvented photography
The body at risk : photography of disorder, illness, and healing by Carol Squiers( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Body at Risk explores the ways that photojournalists and social documentarians have visualized the human subject as a site of both good and ill health. Author Carol Squiers brings together ten significant groups of photographs made over the last one hundred years that show how bodies have been affected by various forces, from labor to war, and how those forces have affected human health."--Jacket
Weegee : murder is my business by Weegee( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For an intense decade between 1935 and 1946, Weegee (1899-1968) was one of the most relentlessly inventive figures in American photography. His graphically dramatic and often lurid photographs of New York crimes and news events set the standard for what has become known as tabloid journalism. Freelancing for a variety of New York newspapers and photo agencies, and later working as a stringer for the short-lived liberal daily PM (1940-48), Weegee established a way of combining photographs and texts that was distinctly different from that promoted by other picture magazines, such as LIFE. Utilizing other distribution venues, Weegee also wrote extensively (including his autobiographical Naked City, published in 1945) and organized his own exhibitions at the Photo League. This exhibition draws upon the extensive Weegee Archive at ICP and includes environmental recreations of Weegee's apartment and exhibitions. The exhibition was organized by ICP Chief Curator Brian Wallis. It was on view at ICP May 18-September 2, 2012"--Provided by International Center of Photography
A different kind of order : the ICP Triennial by ICP Triennial of Photography and Video( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exhibition sketches the contours of the new visual and social territory in which photography finds itself today. A number of key themes serve as guidelines that link the works in the exhibition: (i) Artist as aggregator identifies one of the main aesthetic offshoots of the digital image environment: the present-day descendants of the "image scavengers" of the 1980s who are now busy plundering and reorganizing found, online photographs into highly personal, web-based archives. (ii) The resurgence of collage is evident in works that combine photographic fragments, digital images, paint, three-dimensional objects, and audio and video material to blast open and reconfigure the space of the photograph in unprecedented ways. (iii) At a time when all manner of power structures are being called into question, mapping has become a renewed subject of artistic inquiry - part of a wider fascination with the power of ordering systems that has emerged in response to the dematerialized disorder of the Internet's environment (iv) The Internet's dissolution of geographic distance has spurred the development of new forms of community, allowing artists to explore new forms of connection, collaboration, and multiple authorship that do not depend on physical proximity
Peek : photographs from the Kinsey Institute by Institute for Sex Research( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurie Simmons : in and around the house, photographs, 1976-78 by Laurie Simmons( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayals( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and around the house : photographs, 1976-1978 by Laurie Simmons( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits : photographs from Europe and America by Helmut Newton( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helmut Newton portraits : photographs from Europe and America by Helmut Newton( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture yesterday/today : Mark di Suvero, Tom Doyle, Peter Forakis, Charles Ginnever by inc Sculpture Now( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a photograph?( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few people ask, "What is a painting? A drawing? A sculpture?". But the medium of photography, especially since the 1970s, has been constantly changing as technological developments allow for endless experimentation--until the very definition of a photograph becomes ripe for debate. Beginning with the waning days of conceptual art, this book presents a wide variety of artists - among them James Welling, Christopher Williams, Marco Breuer, Alison Rossiter, Sigmar Polke, and Gerhard Richter - who have reconsidered and reinvented the role of light, color, composition, materiality, and subject in the art of photography. Brought together for the first time in book form, these individuals have found new ways of implementing both analog and digital technology, in many cases creating hybrid works that open up new possibilities for today's artists. Filled with brilliant color reproductions, this volume not only traces the many strands of experimentation that have developed out of conceptual art, but also encourages dialogue on the continuing experimentation that is occurring as photography continues to evolve within the analog and digital worlds.0Exhibition: International Center of Photography, New York, USA (24.01.-04.05.2014)
Marcus Leatherdale : NYC 80-83 : October 14-November 23, 1983, London Regional Art Gallery by Marcus Leatherdale( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara Kruger by Barbara Kruger( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the career and work of Barbara Kruger, focusing on her exploitation of social-psychological messages embedded in popular culture through the integration of photography and text in installation pieces around the world
 
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Alternative Names
スクワイアズ, キャロル

Languages
English (106)

German (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Over exposed : essays on contemporary photographyPaul GrahamPolice pictures : the photograph as evidenceAvedon fashion, 1944-2000The body at risk : photography of disorder, illness, and healingPeek : photographs from the Kinsey InstituteLaurie Simmons : in and around the house, photographs, 1976-78In and around the house : photographs, 1976-1978