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Julius Shulman: Chicago Mid-Century Modernism

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New and vintage photography of America’s modernist architectural mecca. A visionary artist who has achieved worldwide fame, Julius Shulman transformed architectural photography. From his earliest photographs to those taken today, his work demonstrates a profound sensitivity to and appreciation for the spaces in which people live. These spaces, as seen through his lens, are at once luminous and profoundly shadowed, becoming spaces of intrigue and extraordinary beauty into which the observer longs to enter. This volume focuses on Shulman’s Chicago work. This town is America’s First City of Architecture, and its modern architecture is the ideal subject for Shulman’s lens. Featured here are the elegantly modern Minsk House, designed by Keck & Keck in 1955; the 1960 Burton Frank House, a mid-century modern gem; architect Harry Weese’s inspired modernist home and studio of 1957; and many other modern masterpieces.

About the Author

Julius Shulman has been documenting the most important achitecture of our time for more than seventy years, and his work is published and exhibited widely. Gary Gand is a sound engineer based in Chicago. He helped found the architecture preservation organization Chicago Bauhaus & Beyond to protect houses designed by the architectural firm of Keck & Keck.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780847832873
Author:
Shulman, Julius
Publisher:
Rizzoli International Publications
Photographer:
Nogal, Juergen
Contribution by:
Tigerman, Stanley
Contribution:
Tigerman, Stanley
Author:
Tigerman, Stanley
Author:
Tigerman, S
Author:
Nogal, Juergen
Author:
Gand, Gary
Author:
tanley
Subject:
General
Subject:
Architectural & Industrial
Subject:
Individual Photographers - General
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
Photography-Nature and Landscape
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
158 COLOR and B/W ILLUSTRATIONS
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
10.4 x 12.4 x 1 in 3.94 lb

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