Peter Beard

Peter Beard Into the wild Journey into the world of Peter Beard Photographer collector diarist and writer of books Peter Beard has fashioned his life into a work of art the illustrated diaries he kept from a y

  • Title: Peter Beard
  • Author: Owen Edwards Steven M.L. Aronson Ruth Ansel Peter H. Beard
  • ISBN: 9783836530880
  • Page: 370
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Into the wild Journey into the world of Peter Beard Photographer, collector, diarist, and writer of books Peter Beard has fashioned his life into a work of art the illustrated diaries he kept from a young age evolved into a serious career as an artist and earned him a central position in the international art world He was painted by Francis Baconand painted on by SalInto the wild Journey into the world of Peter Beard Photographer, collector, diarist, and writer of books Peter Beard has fashioned his life into a work of art the illustrated diaries he kept from a young age evolved into a serious career as an artist and earned him a central position in the international art world He was painted by Francis Baconand painted on by Salvador Dal , he made diaries with Andy Warhol and toured with Truman Capote and the Rolling Stones all of whom are brought to life, literally and figuratively, in his work As a fashion photographer, he took Vogue stars like Veruschka to Africa and brought new ones most notably Iman back to the U.S with him After spending time in Kenya and striking up a friendship with the authorIsak Dinesen Karen Blixen in the early 1960s, Beard bought a piece of land near hers He witnessed the dawn of Kenya s population explosion, which challenged finite resources and stressed animal populations including the starving elephants of Tsavo dying by the tens of thousands in a wasteland of eaten trees So he documented what he saw with diaries, photographs, and collages He went against the wind in publishing unique and sometimes shocking books of these works The corpses were laid bare the facts carefully recorded, sometimes in type and often by hand Beard uses his photographs as a canvas onto which he superimposes multi layered contact sheets, ephemera, found objects, newspaper clippings that are elaborately embellished with meticulous handwriting, old master inspired drawings and often swaths of animal blood used as paint In 2006 TASCHEN published the book that has come to define his oeuvre, signed by the artist and published in two volumes It sold out instantly and became a highly sought after collector s item Now the book you couldn t get your hands on is available in one volume, a handsome hardcover edition revised by Nejma Beard with new images never published before.

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    1. Indescribably gorgeous. An instant all-time favorite. I hesitate to pick it up, knowing I'll be lost inside it for hours I can't spare.

    2. Excepcional, puedes pasar meses disfrutàndolo, y cada vez que lo abres vuelves a descubrir cosas nuevas

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