Item description for Andrea Jones: Plantworlds (Collana) by Andrea Jones, Tim Smit, Dr Jane Goodall, Daniel J Hinkley & Michael Seresin...
When fall's chill or winter's storms keep you in, plant yourself in front of the fireplace with this book of Andrea Jones's botanical photographs and enjoy the eternal spring. In fact, not even spring's arrival will give you these views, as you travel the globe with one of the world's foremost photographers of plant life. In some photographs, Jones' close-ups of seeds, flowers, trees, leaves, grasses, berries, and stalks revel in intimate detail that seems too precise to be real. In others, the living plants takes on abstract qualities via their sculptural variety and extraordinary systems and symmetry. Each chapter of Plantworlds is devoted to a particular continent and the plants native to that region. Influenced by artists such as Arthur Harry Church and Georgia O'Keeffe Jones brings both a passion and an exacting eye to the natural world, Jones has produced an oeuvre that will enlighten, entertain, and inform. A perfect gift for a gardener, naturalist, or any lover of photography. Hardcover, 9.5 x 13.5 in./350 pgs / 350 color.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 13.94" Width: 10.24" Height: 1.34" Weight: 6.48 lbs.
Release Date Jul 15, 2005
ISBN 8889431156 ISBN13 9788889431153
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More About Andrea Jones, Tim Smit, Dr Jane Goodall, Daniel J Hinkley & Michael Seresin
Andrea Jones holds a B.A. from the University of Illinois in Oral Interpretation of Literature, with a Literature minor. In her career in television production, she wrote, produced, directed and managed studios for PBS and CBS affiliates and corporate studios, and acted as on-air talent. Her lifelong inspiration springs from the theatre, and that passion comes gloriously to life within the pages of her stories.
Andrea Jones currently resides in Volcano Aurora, in the state of California. Andrea Jones was born in 1969.