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The devil's playground

Author: Nan Goldin; John Jenkinson; et al
Publisher: London : Phaidon, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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THE DEVIL'S PLAYGROUND is the most significant book published to date on Nan Goldin (b. 1953), one of the most prominent and influential contemporary photographers. It contains Goldin's latest works alongside earlier classics, including images from new series such as ELEMENTS, 57 DAYS, STILL ON EARTH, and FROM HERE TO MATERNITY, many of which are published here for the first time. This book is an intimate and  Read more...
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Named Person: Nan Goldin; Nan Goldin; Nan Goldin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nan Goldin; John Jenkinson; et al
ISBN: 0714842230 9780714842233
OCLC Number: 52738139
Description: 504 p. : chiefly col. ill., ports. ; 31 cm.
Contents: Elements - Family of Own Gender - End of a Century - The Stranger Song - Getting High - From Here to Maternity - The Birth of Max Mueller - September 25, 1971 - Nesting - Baby Doc - Skating on Thin Ice - Libe, Paris - Mantra of Love & Ecstasy - French Kiss, Joana & Aurele - Memory Lost - 57 Days, Roosevelt Hospital, New York City - Falling into an Empty Pool, India, 2000 - Empty Rooms - First Love, Simon & Jessica - Valerie - The Promise - Mon am', Valerie & Bruno - Mercredi 24 Mars; 4H30 Matin Doux - Sweat, Clemens & Jens - I like my body when it is with your - She's Free - Still on Earth - Everyone Gets Lighter - Positive Grid II - Cinema Voltaire, Priory Hospital, Roehampton, London - Fifteen Feet of Pure White Snow - Hallelujah - The Priory Series - L'Eden et apres - Relics - Biography & Select Bibliography - Index of Works - Translation & Text Credits - Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: Nan Goldin ; edited with John Jenkinson, ... [et al.].

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'You'll be drawn in, turned on, disgusted, or in love with this absorbing book, which has a strange beauty of it own.' (Digital Photographer) 'Her work is defiantly stripped bare - in The Devil's Read more...

 
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