The New York Times recently published “Book Covers: Before and After,” an online slideshow of proposed and final versions of covers for recent releases, featuring commentary on the creative and decision-making process by the titles’ designers and publishers.
Ten Convenient Stores, by Harlan Erskine (MFA 2009 Photography, Video, and Related Media): Erskine’s book is one of several small, photo-conceptual books included in “Ed Ruscha: Books & Co.,” an exhibition at the Madison Avenue Gagosian Gallery. In the spirit of Ruscha’s artist books, Erskine’s book expands the notion of permissible subjects, artistic approaches, and methods. To […]
The Definitive Document of the Dead (Synapse Films): BFA Film, Video and Animation Department faculty member Roy Frumkes’ 1978 documentary is being released on Blu-ray with some all-new exclusive material.