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Edward Burtynsky · Quarries

Edward Burtynsky

Edward Burtynsky · Quarries

the quarry photographs of Edward Burtynsky

by Edward Burtynsky

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Steidl, Thames & Hudson [distributor] in Göttingen, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burtynsky, Edward, -- 1955-,
  • Photography, Artistic.,
  • Quarries and quarrying -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesQuarries
    StatementEdward Burtynsky ; with essays by Michael Mitchell.
    GenrePictorial works.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22381851M
    ISBN 103865214568
    ISBN 109783865214560

    Edward Burtynsky’s quest to photograph a changing planet. At the age of sixty-one, Burtynsky conducts his shoots with unceasing energy—waking at dawn, working past midnight—and rarely. Edward Burtynsky (Canadian, b) is a photographer best known for his images of nature altered by industry. Born in Ontario, he grew up near a General Motors plant, an experience that sparked his interest in photographing industries such as oil production, mining, and sky studied photography at Ryerson University, and cites photographers such as Ansel Adams, Edward Weston Nationality: Canadian.

      A new book, Edward Burtynsky: Essential Elements, is out now, published by Thames & Hudson. Salt Pans and Essential Elements is on display at . From Caviar20, Edward Burtynsky, Iberia Quarries #3, Bencatel Portugal (), Chromogenic print on Kodak paper, 29 1/2 × 25 1/2 inBrand: Edward Burtynsky.

    Photographs by Edward Burtynsky. Text by Michael Torosian. SIGNED by Edward Burtynsky and INSCRIBED to Byrtynsky's former NYC gallerist Charles Cowles on the title page ("For Charlie, / Thanks For a Great 5 Years in / New York. Keeps / Getting Better. / Warm Regards / Ed Burtynsky". BOOK CONDITION: Fine copy in Fine brodart-protected dust. Named an Officer of the Order of Canada. Burtynsky was also the subject of an internationally acclaimed, award-winning documentary film titled Manufactured Landscapes; Burtynsky: Quarries is published in book form; Publishes Burtynsky: Oil, which is nominated for the Deutsche Börse Prize and wins the Kraszna-Krausz Book Award in.


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EDWARD BURTYNSKY (b ) Edward Burtynsky is a Canadian artist renowned for his sustained investigation of the “indelible human signature” on the planet, caused by incursions into the landscape on an industrial scale. Burtynsky’s large scale aerial photographs reference the sublime and often surreal qualities of human-altered landscapes with an abstracted painterly language.

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Edward Burtynsky has 25 books on Goodreads with ratings. Edward Burtynsky’s most popular book is Manufactured Landscapes: The Photographs of Edward. Edward Burtynsky’s Phosphor Tailings Pond #1, in Florida. “We build cities and leave holes in the ground where they came from,” says Burtynsky.

He refers to quarries as “inverted.Edward Burtynsky’s imagery explores the human systems imposed upon our planet. His remarkable photographic depictions of large-scale industrial landscapes are included in the collections of over 60 major museums including the National Gallery of Canada, the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

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