Hand signed by Martin Parr on the rear of the photograph. In the early 80s, I was teaching in Helsinki and would often go to Stockholm for the weekend on the ferry. The Finnish love a sauna, and this guy is popping out to catch the cool. The Magnum Square Print Sale in partnership with Aperture presents Crossings, an exploration of perspectives on transition and transformation in photography. Magnum and Aperture have invited photographerseither members of Magnum or published by Aperture, and often, bothto respond to this theme with an image from their archive, as well as accompanying text.
This is a unique opportunity to see the world through their lens, and own a piece of photographic history. From 81 Magnum photographers, and 41 artists courtesy of Aperture, these 6x6 inch (15.24 x 15.24 cm) prints were available for five days only: from 9 a. EST on Monday, October 29, until 11:59 p.
EST Friday, November 2, 2018. They will never be available again in the same size and price. Magnum was founded in 1947 as an artists co-operative by four pioneering photographers; Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Capa, David Chim Seymour, and George Rodger.In essence, it allows the artists to have creative freedom. Martin Parr (born 23 May 1952) is a British documentary photographer, photojournalist and photobook collector. He is known for his photographic projects that take an intimate, satirical and anthropological look at aspects of modern life, in particular documenting the social classes of England, and more broadly the wealth of the Western world. His major projects have been rural communities (19751982), The Last Resort (19831985), The Cost of Living (19871989), Small World (19871994) and Common Sense (19951999). Since 1994, Parr has been a member of Magnum Photos. He has had around 40 solo photobooks published, and has featured in around 80 exhibitions worldwide including the international touring exhibition ParrWorld, and a retrospective at the Barbican Arts Centre, London, in 2002. In 2019 he had an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London - it was held in great esteem, with rave reviews from Time Out, Evening Standard, and The Daily Telegraph.
Please look at my other items including rare modern and contemporary art and design pieces. The item "MARTIN PARR SAUNA 6 x 6 MAGNUM ARCHIVAL PRINT SIGNED RARE" is in sale since Tuesday, December 4, 2018.
This item is in the category "Art\Art Photographs". The seller is "ashbinx74" and is located in Bruton. This item can be shipped worldwide.