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In this new collection from Annie Leibovitz, one of the most influential photographers of our time, iconic portraits sit side by side never-before-published photographs. Afterword by Annie Leibovitz.
Annie Leibovitz: Portraits 2005-2016 is the photographer's follow-up to her two landmark books, Annie Leibovitz: Photographs, 1970-1990 and A Photographer's Life, 1990-2005. In this new collection, Leibovitz has captured the most influential and compelling figures of the last decade in the style that has made her one of the most beloved talents of our time. Each of the photographs documents contemporary culture with an artist's eye, wit, and an uncanny ability to personalize even the most recognizable and distinguished figures.
Edition of 3,000 copies
About the Author
Annie Leibovitz is one of the most influential photographers of our time. Her career spans nearly five decades, starting in the 1970s when she was a widely acclaimed photographer at Rolling Stone. At Vanity Fair and Vogue and in independent projects, Leibovitz expanded her repertoire as a portraitist with a distinctive style. Her many honors include being designated a Living Legend by the Library of Congress, and her work is exhibited at museums around the world.
Annie Leibovitz is one of the most aesthetically gifted photographers alive. - GuardianHer pictures are consistently great. They unerringly capture the zeitgeist. - Paul Roth, director of the Ryerson Image CentreLeibovitz is not simply among our foremost image-makers. She has essentially created a new form of portraiture for our time. - Sherri Geldin, director of the Wexner Center for the Arts
ISBN: 9780714875132 ISBN-10: 0714875139 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 316 Published: 1st November 2017 Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 36.9 x 27.3
Weight (kg): 3.2
Edition Number: 1
About the Author
Photographer Annie Leibovitz was born on October 2, 1949, in Waterbury, Connecticut. In 1970 she landed a job at Rolling Stone and went on to create a distinctive look for the publication as chief photographer.
In 1983 she began working for the entertainment magazine Vanity Fair, continuing to produce images that would be deemed iconic and provocative.
Having also worked on high-profile advertising campaigns, Leibovitz's images have been showcased in several books and major exhibitions around the world.