Item description for Italia: Portrait of a Country throughout 60 Years of Photography by Giovanna Calvenzi...
The ultimate photo book that deals with one of the most photographed countries in the world. This passionate, comprehensive visual tale of Italy is accompanied by the images of the greatest photographers from all over the world---those who have documented, recorded, dreamt of, and imagined Italian reality from 1945 until today.
Italia has received the Photo District News Best Book Selection. With texts by Guido Furbesco (synthesis of Italian history), Christian Caujolle (neorealism), Carlo Bertelli (monumentalism in photography), Cesare Colombo (magazines), Roberta Valtorta (landscape), Paolo Pietroni (the experience of a creator of periodicals) and Gianni Colonetti (architecture and photography).
Photographers: Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Capa, Sebastio Salgado, Mario Giacomelli, Elliott Erwitt, Bruce Davidson, William Klein, Josef Koudelka, Martin Parr, Joel Sternfeld, Paul Strand, Thomas Struth, Andreas Gursky, Eve Arnold, Gianni Berengo Gardin, Ernst Haas, Abbas, Michael Ackermann, Giampietro Agostini, Marco Anelli, Marina Ballo Charmet, Olivo Barbieri, Gabriele Basilico, John Batho, Walter Battistessa, Antonio Biasiucci, Werner Bischof, Aldo Bonasia, Giovanna Borgese, Gianni Borghesan, Luca Bruno, Ren Burri, Romano Cagnoni, Alfredo Camisa, Marcella Campagnano, Luca Campigotto, Mario Carrieri, Vincenzo Castella, Giuseppe Cavalli, Carla Cerati, Giovanni Chiaramonte, Francesco Cito, Cesare Colombo, Mario Cresci, Daniele Dainelli, John Davies, Mario De Biasi, Stefano De Luigi, Carl De Keyzer, Patrick Demarchelier, Raymond Depardon, Pietro Donzelli, Giorgia Fiorio, Franco Fontana, Mauro Galligani, Federico Garolla, Caio Garrubba, Moreno Gentili, Luigi Ghirri, Giancolombo, Gianni Giansanti, Guido Guidi, Arno Hammacher, Thomas Hpker, Frank Horvat, Francesco Jodice, Mimmo Jodice, Richard Kalvar, Sergio Larrain, Herbert List, Giorgio Lotti, Uliano Lucas, Martino Marangoni, Nino Migliori, Riccardo Moncalvo, Paolo Monti, Ugo Mulas, Toni Nicolini, Walter Niedermayr, Claude Nori, Cristina Omenetto, Federico Patellani, Marco Pesaresi, Tino Petrelli, Franco Pinna, Francesco Radino, Piero Raffaelli, Roger Ressmeyer, Fulvio Roiter, Marialba Russo, Roberto Salbitani, Massimo Sciacca, Ferdinando Scianna, Tazio Secchiaroli, Philippe Sclier, Enzo Sellerio, Shobha, Massimo Siragusa, Toni Thorimbert, Angelo Turetta, Massimo Vitali, and Franco Zecchin.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 10" Height: 10" Weight: 4.8 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2005
ISBN 8889032006 ISBN13 9788889032008
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More About Giovanna Calvenzi
Currently director of photography in Sportweek magazine, Giovanna Calvenzi is a prominent name in photography in Europe. Former director of Arles Photography festival, she has curated numerous exhibitions and books.