Item description for Atelier Adamson by Atelier Adamson...
Based in Washington, D.C., Atelier Adamson is considered by many to be the world's highest-quality digital printmaker, and given the studio's collaboration with some of the best-known and most influential artists of our time, that's a hard claim to dispute. Adamson Editions has grown since 1979 from the passion of one man, David Adamson, and his lithography studio into a major force in the contemporary art scene. In addition, Adamson Gallery is dedicated to showing the talents of outstanding international artists as well as showcasing collaborative work from Adamson Editions digital atelier. This book accompanies an exhibition at the Maison Europ ene de la Photographie and presents some of the finest work of recent years by the studio and its artists, including selections of the work of Chuck Close, William Christenberry, Francois-Marie Banier, Jim Dine, Adam Fuss, Jenny Holzer, Roni Horn, Robert Longo, Robert Rauschenberg, Jack Pierson, Victor Schrager, Donald Sultan, and William Wegman.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 9.75" Height: 12.75" Weight: 4.55 lbs.
Release Date Aug 15, 2005
Publisher Steidl/MEP, Paris
ISBN 386521150X ISBN13 9783865211507
Reviews - What do customers think about Atelier Adamson?
Excellent Compilation of the Best Contemporary Artists Feb 1, 2006
This book is an excellent compilation of the world's best contemporary artists. Adamson, one of the foremost printmaker's today, has captured the essence of the current photographic genius and collected it into a representation of not only what they are producing now, but also providing amazing glimpses of where they are taking their art in the future. Highly recommended for enthusiasts and amateurs alike.
Fascinating studio insight Feb 1, 2006
Came across this book as it was featured in "O" magazine, great production and lavish illustrations of works by some of the world's foremost artists who work at this atelier.
A Beautiful Book Feb 1, 2006
"Atelier Adamson" is a lovely survey of some of the foremost contemporary artists working today; beautifully rendered work by Chuck Close, Donald Sultan, Annie Leibovitz, Jim Dine and Robert Longo, to name a few, with rich, full-page images. The book is a catalogue for an exhibiton of prints from Adamson Editions, a digital atelier in Washington DC. David Adamson is the leading digital printmaker in the world, the caliber of artist that he works with, and the quality of the images proves this. A must-have for any fan or collector of contemporary art! Check out Chuck Close images of model Kate Moss, as well as Robert Longo's waves...