Pictorial works Exhibitions
Daniell Cornell; Palm Springs Art Museum.
|注意：||"Published on the occasion of the exhibition Backyard Oasis: The Swimming Pool in Southern California Photography, 1945-1982, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California, January 21-May 27, 2012."|
|描述：||256 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm|
|内容：||Introduction : Swimming in the American dream / Daniell Cornell --
Exposed desires : poolside reflections on celebrity / Daniell Cornell --
Swimming alone : the backyard pool in Cold War California / Jennifer A. Watts --
Designing nature : the pool in the garden / Robert Stearns --
From beefcake to skatecake : shifting depictions of masculinity and the backyard swimming pool in southern California / Tyler Stallings --
My beach boyhood : a personal history of southern California in the 1960s / Robert Atkins --
Hole : swimming ... floating ... sinking ... drowning / Dick Hebdige.
|責任：||edited by Daniell Cornell ; research team essays, Daniell Cornell [and others] ; with a contribution by Robert Atkins.|
"Southern California's pool culture is the subject of this unique and luscious collection of photographs that explore the parallel evolution of an iconic symbol and an artistic genre."--Photo-eye,