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    Positions: Photography of Architecture, City and Landscape in the Netherlands (Hardback)(Dutch; Flemish / English) Edited by Simon Franke, Edited by Allard Jolles, Edited by Piet Vollaard, By (photographer) Hans Werlemann, By (photographer) Jannes Linders, By (photographer) Theo Baart

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    Description"Positions" addresses the ascent of architectural photography as a discipline, and the changing role of the architectural photographer. Once merely charged with providing a purely documentary representation of a building, the architectural photographer now offers a personal interpretation of the work of the architect, urban planner or landscape designer--what the editors of this volume term "commissioned interpretive photography," which raises the question of what "working on assignment" might mean. The common factor that unites the photographers presented here--Theo Baart, Bas Princen, Ralph Kamena, Jannes Linders, Jeroen Musch and Hans Werlemann--is that each of them has brought a highly personal perspective to bear upon their approach to their commissions, and that each of their oeuvres has had a direct impact on contemporary architecture and urban planning. "Positions" examines the photographer's emancipation from documentary constraint to creative agency. A "selective historiography" provides an overview of the development of architectural photography on commission, and further texts describe methods of collaboration between photographer and architect.


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    Title
    Positions
    Subtitle
    Photography of Architecture, City and Landscape in the Netherlands
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Simon Franke, Edited by Allard Jolles, Edited by Piet Vollaard, By (photographer) Hans Werlemann, By (photographer) Jannes Linders, By (photographer) Theo Baart
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 200
    Width: 242 mm
    Height: 304 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 1,379 g
    Language
    Dutch; Flemish
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9789056626525
    ISBN 10: 9056626523
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: PHO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.4
    BIC subject category V2: AJC
    DC22: 770
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15870
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    DC21: 770
    B&T General Subject: 625
    Ingram Subject Code: AP
    Libri: I-AP
    BISAC V2.8: PHO001000
    Abridged Dewey: 778
    LC classification: TR
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: N1
    BISAC V2.8: PHO004000
    B&T Approval Code: A06201200
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 06
    Edition
    Bilingual edition
    Edition statement
    Bilingual
    Publisher
    Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi Uitgevers/Publishers)
    Imprint name
    NAI Publishers
    Publication date
    30 August 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Rotterdam