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Robert Polidori

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Architecture, Individual photographers, Photographs: collections, Photoessays & Documentaries, Architectural & Industrial, Photography, Photo Essays, Cuba, Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/General, Photography / Individual Photographer, Individual Photogr
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ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9008592M
ISBN 103882433337
ISBN 139783882433333

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Robert Polidori considers himself a “habitat photographer” instead of an architectural photographer. Looking at his images, it’s clear why the distinction is important. Throughout the book, the city comes to life in photos that explore its incredible architecture and the effects of years of social, economical, and political turmoil.

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His work has been shown in Paris, Brasilia, New York, Los Angeles and Minneapolis, among other places. A staff photographer of The New Yorker, Polidori has received many honors,a World Press Award for his coverage of the building of the Getty Museum and two Alfred Eisenstaedt Awards for 23 pins.

Robert Polidori was born in Montreal in and today lives in Los Angeles. His work has been the subject of exhibitions in New York, London, Brazil and Montreal, among others.

He received the World Press Photo Award inthe Alfred Eisenstaedt Award for Magazine Photography in andand Communication Arts awards in and /5(1). Robert Polidori was born in Montréal in and lives in New York City.

Signed by the renowned photographer at the opening for his show seconds after I removed the shrink-wrap from this copy. This book for the first time assembles images from Polidori's major photographic series Beirut, Versailles, Havanna, New Orleans and Pripyat. No photograph can render that experience.

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But, of the pictures I’ve seen, none come closer than those in Robert Polidori’s new book, After the Flood.

A staff photographer for the New Yorker, Polidori has photographed Chernobyl and Havana. Visiting New Orleans this past autumn, he saw something like a marriage of the two.

Robert Polidori has been making books at Steidl for over 18 years now, and for many of his visits he lodged in an apartment adjacent to the publishing house. To the left of this, at Düstere Straße 6, stands a small humble house, not only the oldest dwelling in Göttingen but, dating back toone of the oldest half-timber houses in all of Germany.

Robert Polidori | In late SeptemberRobert Polidori traveled to New Orleans to record the destruction caused by Hurricane Katrina and by the city's broken levees. He found the streets deserted, and, without electricity, eerily : Steidl. Robert Polidorí: Havana by Elizabeth Culbert.

Steidl, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN Robert Polidori is an architectural photographer by trade.

If you look at his photographs, though, you will see that he is also something more. He is gifted in his ability to draw out the stunning colors that lay dormant within his subjects as an astronomer might reveal fantastical nebulae somehow hidden from the naked eye.

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Not only is he one of the world's preeminent architecture photographers, Robert Polidori is also--as his popular book Havana proved--a master of urban portraiture. The Montreal-born photographer has made haunting studies of bombed-out buildings in Beirut, decaying New York tenements, Versailles rooms in dusty disarray, Brasilia's paean to spare' modernism, and.

The modern Pompeii: " Orleans Avenue, New Orleans, La., September " a photograph by Robert Polidori is in "New Orleans After the Flood," at. In his new book, Robert Polidori presents us with a large-format photograph of a city block in an improvisational, auto-constructed settlement in Mumbai, India.

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Topographical HistoriesPhotographs by Robert PolidoriSteidl, Germany, pp., 55 color plates, 29cm x 34cm€35Reviewed by Christoph Irmscher Topographical HistoriesRobert Polidori ON THE INSIDE LOOKING INAsk anyone interested in modern photography about Robert Polidori, chances are they will tell you that he’s an architectural photographer, one of the .Robert Polidori's Havana is a haunting city of sherbet colors and peeling stucco, grand colonial architecture in decay, and real people who hang their laundry across a lofty foyer in an old mansion.

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