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Maier, Vivian 1926-2009

Overview
Works: 37 works in 111 publications in 9 languages and 5,122 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Illustrated works  Self-portraits  Portraits  Photographs 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Copyright holder, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: TR140.M32, 779.092
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Vivian Maier : street photographer by Vivian Maier( Book )

15 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian Maier was a professional nanny, who from the 1950s until the 1990s took over 100,000 photographs worldwideâ€"from France to New York City to Chicago and dozens of other countriesâ€"and yet showed the results to no one. The photos are amazing both for the breadth of the work and for the high quality of the humorous, moving, beautiful, and raw images of all facets of city life in America's post-war golden age. It wasn't until local historian John Maloof purchased a box of Maier's negatives from a Chicago auction house and began collecting and championing her work just a few years ago that any of it saw the light of day
Vivian Maier : das Meisterwerk der unbekannten Photographin ; 1926-2009 ; die sensationelle Entdeckung von John Maloof. hrsg. von Howard Greenberg. Mit Texten von Marvin Heiferman und Laura Lippman. [Aus dem Engl. übers. von Ursula Wulfekamp] by Vivian Maier( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Vivian Maier (1926-2009) im Alter von 83 Jahren verarmt in Chicago starb, ließ sie ein Archiv von etwa 150.000 Photographien zurück, von dem so gut wie niemand gewusst, gehört noch etwas gesehen hatte. Die abenteuerliche Entdeckung dieses im Verborgenen entstandenen Werks war 2007 eine photohistorische Sensation - mit weitreichenden Folgen. Heute ist Vivian Maier, was man eine Medienfigur nennt: Gegenstand von Ausstellungen rund um die Welt, von Buchpublikationen (2011 erschien bei uns ein erster Einblick in ihr OEuvre), TV-Features über die "Mary Poppins mit der Kamera" und jüngst auch einem Dokumentarfilm. In der Bronx als Tochter französisch-österreichischer Eltern geboren, führte Vivian Maier jahrezehntelang eine Art Doppelleben: im Hauptberuf Kindermädchen mit wechselnden Anstellungen in New York und Chicago nutzte sie jede freie Minute zum Photographieren. Was immer ihr vors Objektiv kam - die Menschen auf den Straßen, ihre Schützlinge, kleine Szenen am Rande und immer wieder der eigene Schatten oder ihr Spiegelbild in Schaufenstern -, mit offensichtlicher Kenntnis der Photoszene ihrer Zeit, viel Sinn für Situationskomik und zunehmender Besessenheit lichtete sie alles ab, um es, teils noch unentwickelt, in Kartons zu horten. Unsere große Monographie bietet erstmals einen Überblick über Vivian Maiers Gesamtwerk und ist gleichzeitig die erste fundierte Biographie dieser ungewöhnlichen, bis vor kurzen noch völlig unbekannten Frau und Photographin. Quelle: Klappentext
Vivian Maier : A Photographer Found by Vivian Maier( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian Maier's storyâ€"the secretive nanny-photographer during her life who becomes a popular sensation shortly after her death been pieced together only from previously seen or known images she made and the handful of facts that have surfaced about her life. During her lifetime she shot more than 100,000 images, which she kept hidden from the world. In 2007, two years before her death, Chicago historic preservationist John Maloof discovered a trove of negatives, and roll upon roll of undeveloped film in a storage locker he bought at auction. They revealed a surprising and accomplished artist and a stunning body of work. This book presents a large selection of the photographer's work, created during the 1950s through the 1970s in New York, Chicago, and on her travels around the country. It features images of and excerpts from Maier's personal artifacts, memorabilia, and audiotapes
Finding Vivian Maier by John Maloof( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now considered one of the 20th century's greatest street photographers, Vivian Maier was a mysterious nanny who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that went unseen during her lifetime. Vivian's strange and riveting life and art are revealed through never-before-seen photos, films, and interviews with dozens who thought they knew her
Vivian Maier : the color work( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first definitive monograph of color photographs by American street photographer Vivian Maier.00Photographer Vivian Maier's allure endures even though many details of her life continue to remain a mystery. Her story-the secretive nanny-photographer who became a pioneer photographer-has only been pieced together from the thousands of images she made and the handful of facts that have surfaced about her life. Vivian Maier: The Color Work is the largest and most highly curated published collection of Maier's full-color photographs to date.00With a foreword by world-renowned photographer Joel Meyerowitz and text by curator Colin Westerbeck, this definitive volume sheds light on the nature of Maier's color images, examining them within the context of her black-and-white work as well as the images of street photographers with whom she clearly had kinship, like Eugene Atget and Lee Friedlander. With more than 150 color photographs, most of which have never been published in book form, this collection of images deepens our understanding of Maier, as its immediacy demonstrates how keen she was to record and present her interpretation of the world around her
The Vivian Maier Mystery : a Secret Passion for Photography( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary uncovers the life of Vivian Maier, a nanny working in New York and Chicago who, unbeknownst to many, had a secret passion for photography. When she died in 2009 at the age of 83, she left behind thousands of photographs and undeveloped rolls of film that were discovered by several collectors at a Chicago auction house. Maier's incredible body of work now lives on and establishes her as one of the century's master street photographers
Eye to eye : photographs by Vivian Maier by Vivian Maier( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collectie zwart-wit portretten van de Amerikaanse straatfotografe (1926-2009), gemaakt in New York City, Chicago en Frankrijk
Finding Vivian Maier by Charlie Siskel( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A documentary on the late Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs earned her a posthumous reputation as one of the most accomplished street photographers."
Self-Portraits by Vivian Maier( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lifetime work of recently discovered street photographer Vivian Maier has captivated the world and spawned comparisons to photography's masters. This text presents an intimate portrait of the artist herself with never-before-seen black-and-white and colour self-portraits culled from the extensive Maloof archive, the preeminent collector of the work of Vivian Maier
Vivian Maier : self-portraits by Vivian Maier( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With approximately 60 never-before-seen black-and-white and four-color self-portraits culled from the extensive Maloof archive
Vivian Maier : out of the shadows by Vivian Maier( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting her photographs alongside interviews with those who knew her best, this volume is the first attempt to put Vivian Maier's work in context and create a portrait of her as an artist. Though she created more than 10,000 negatives during her lifetime, only a few of them were ever seen by others. Shortly after her death in 2009, the first group of her unseen Chicago photographs--gritty with humanity and filled with empathy and beauty--were shown online. Word of her work spread quickly, catapulting Maier from previous obscurity to being labeled as one of the masters of street photography.--From publisher description
Vivian Maier : fotografa by Vivian Maier( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian Maier : una fotografa ritrovata by John Maloof( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian maiya o sagashite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vivian Maier who took Nanny's pictures? by Jill Nicholls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Imagine... tells the incredible story of a mysterious nanny who died in 2009 leaving behind a secret hoard - thousands of stunning photographs. Never seen in her lifetime, they were found by chance in a Chicago storage locker and auctioned off cheaply. Now Vivian Maier has gone viral and her magical pictures sell for thousands of dollars. Vivian was a tough street photographer, a secret poet of suburbia. In life she was a recluse, a hoarder, spinning tall tales about her French roots. Presented by Alan Yentob, the film includes stories from those who knew her and those who revealed her astonishing work
Die Farbphotographien by Vivian Maier( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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1 edition published in 2015 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bildspecial: Bekräftelseknarkande töntar framför spegeln( )

1 edition published in 2016 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bekräftelseknarkande töntar framför spegeln( )

1 edition published in 2016 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

På Kulturhusets utställning om Vivian Maier uppmanas besökaren ta selfies och tagga konstnären. Therese Bohman undrar vad den egensinniga Maier hade tyckt om vår självbekräftande tid
#X98;Die#x9C; Farbphotographien by Vivian Maier( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in German and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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