Winogrand: figments from the real world
Museum of Modern Art, 1988 - Architecture - 260 pages
"This book, published to accompany a retrospective exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, is the first comprehensive overview of the work of Garry Winogrand. It contains an eloquent and important essay on the life and work of the photographer by John Szarkowski and a lavish plate section presenting the photographs thematically under the following titles: Eisenhower Years, The Street, Women, The Zoo, On the Road, The Sixties, Etc., The Fort Worth Fat Stock Show and Rodeo, Airport, and Unfinished Work. Many of the 179 plates are works that have never before been published; and the last section includes twenty-five pictures chosen from the enormous body of work that Winogrand left unedited at the time of his death in 1984."--BOOK JACKET.
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Review: Winogrand: Figments from the Real WorldUser Review - Jim - Goodreads
Great overview of Gary Winogrand's work. I read it because I wanted to see the results of his use of the 28mm focal length, wider than most street/documentary photographers use. It was enlightening. Read full review
Review: Winogrand: Figments from the Real WorldUser Review - Ben Olson - Goodreads
Garry Winogrand takes great candid people shots... most from the hip it seems, while walking through NYC. He has an interesting eye for composition, and always seems to get people's faces at just the ... Read full review