Isbn 10: 3836524678
Isbn 13: 978-3836524674
Us and Them is an ode to partnership and art. First published in 1999, it gathers photographs by Helmut Newton and his wife, the actress and photographer June Newton, who worked under the pseudonym Alice Springs. The collection is arranged into five sections, alternating the gaze between Newton and Spring's own tender internal world of "Us," and the glamorous encounters of their social and professional milieu-"Them."The "Us" sections of the book reveal the pair's portraits of each other and themselves, as startling in their moments of vulnerability as they are infectious in their episodes of joy. We see the pair pensive, weary, or roaring with laughter. Alice photographs Helmut on set with his models, in the shower, and in stilettos. Helmut captures Alice in the kitchen, in costume, and hanging up the washing in the nude. Along the way, we are alerted to the frailties and intimacies that make up a long-term partnership, which coexisted with the high-voltage glamour for which Newton is renowned. The particular power of the pictures is to locate as much magnetism and beauty in an aging, ailing partner (Helmut in the hospital, Alice adjusting her spectacles), as in the pristine physiques of a Newton fashion shoot.In the concluding "Them" section, Newton and Springs each turn their lens on the same, typically famous, subjects, including Catherine Deneuve, Charlotte Rampling, David Hockney, Dennis Hopper, Karl Lagerfeld, and Timothy Leary. While Newton casts these subjects with his unique brand of statuesque allure, Springs deploys a softer focus to find something more suggestive, delicate, or playful.As we move from, in Newton's words, "truth and simplicity" to "editorializing," through youth and age, love and sex, and the public and private spheres, this new edition of Us and Them offers not only an elegant example of independent visions within a shared life, but also a tender and inspiring chronicle of love through passing time.
Popüler yazarlarKolektif (781) Simple Planners 2020 (155) Personal Planners 2020 (144) Nifty Planners 2020 (112) Various (64) Willard A Palmer (50) John Rutter (49) Antonio Vivaldi (47) Johann Sebastian Bach (39) Morton Manus (38) William Shakespeare (38) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (36) Insight Editions (35) Ludwig van Beethoven (34) Giuseppe Verdi (33) Ralph Vaughan Williams (29) RealFans Group (28) Benjamin Britten (27) Halrai (27) Vinciana Editrice (27)
En İyi YayıncılarIndependently Published Ricordi Schott Taschen GmbH Alfred Publishing Co.(UK)Ltd Alfred Music Oxford University Press Oxford University Press Inc CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS Laurence King Publishing Dover Publications Inc. Mitos-Boyut Yayınları; 1. baskı Mitos Boyut Yayınları Agora Kitaplığı; 1. baskı Faber Music Ltd Rizzoli Routledge Thames & Hudson Ltd G. Schirmer, Inc. Dergah Yayınları; 1. baskı