Archive for January, 2007

Spreads for the book

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

‘Surplus Shots’

In the course of preparing the Canberra exhibition I designed far more spreads than the available exhibition space could display. Below is a selection of prints that did not make it onto the walls:

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Mariscal’s Barcelona in 1992

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Art Nouveau blooms in Catalonia

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Flight of fancy

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Homage to Magritte

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Flood and Drought

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Lindi’s Reflection

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Zabriskie Point

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Joan Miro and Christopher

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Carnival in Venice

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Rembrandt’s Pin-board

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Structures

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Vin Extraordinaire

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NPG Press Conference

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

Portraits

Photographers don’t often have the camera turned on them – but in December my son Ludwig came to the press conference in Canberra and kept shooting after the press scrum had left. Here is a small selection of his shots:
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With my friend, fellow photographer and Australia’s most famous jazz musician, Don Burrows who kindly agreed to open the exhibition.

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Chatting with my grandson, the figurative illustrator Oren Haskins.

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Portrait 22

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

The in-house magazine of the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

The latest edition of ‘Portrait’ is out with an image from the exhibition on the cover. The full article with a further 12 images is available here as a 2.7MB PDF.

Viewing Notes: This exhibition was designed as pairs of images in double page spreads. This PDF is best viewed in Adobe Acrobat with the following settings:

View > Fit Page
View > Page Layout > Facing

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