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The photographs of Ray K. Metzker

Author: Keith F DavisRay K MetzkerJulián ZugazagoitiaNelson-Atkins Museum of Art.Henry Art Gallery.All authors
Publisher: Kansas City, Mo. : Hall Family Foundation : in association with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ; New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, ©2012.
Series: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
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"Ray K. Metzker (b. 1931) is one of the greatest living photographers of the modern era, although his name may not be as broadly familiar as that of some of his peers. Richly illustrated, The Photographs of Ray K. Metzker brings his extraordinary work to the attention of a larger audience, summarizing his life and achievements over the past six decades. With a fresh perspective, curator and author Keith F. Davis  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Ray K Metzker; Ray K Metzker; Ray K Metzker; Ray K Metzker
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keith F Davis; Ray K Metzker; Julián Zugazagoitia; Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.; Henry Art Gallery.; J. Paul Getty Museum.
ISBN: 9780300171051 0300171056
OCLC Number: 798614963
Notes: "Published to accompany an exhibition from the holdings of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, presented (in slightly modified form) at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, September 25, 2012-February 24, 2013; and at the Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, September 22, 2013-January 14, 2014. The original exhibition was on view at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, January 15-June 5, 2011"--Title page verso.
Description: 224 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Director's foreword --
Preface and acknowledgments --
The photographic journey of Ray K. Metzker --
Plates --
Notes to the Reproductions.
Series Title: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Responsibility: Keith F. Davis ; director's foreword by Julián Zugazagoitia.
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Ray K Metzker (b 1931) is one of the greatest living photographers of the modern era, although his name may not be as broadly familiar as that of some of his peers. This title brings his work to the  Read more...

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Quietly and poetically . . . this book inspires readers (artists, scholars, practitioners, and others) to experience Metzker s life and work and the art of photography. C./i>--C. Chiarenza "Choice ""

 
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