Duane Michals: Empty New York (Enitharmon Editions, 2018)

Duane Michals (b. 1932, McKeesport, PA) is one of the great photographic innovators of the last century, widely known for his work with series, multiple exposures, and text. In 1964, he began to document New York City in an unfamiliar guise, virtually empty of inhabitants at dawn or dusk.

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Yukichi Watabe: A Criminal Investigation (Editions Xavier Barral & LE BAL, 2011)

Born in 1924 in the north of Japan, Yukichi Watabe learned photography in 1943 at a well-known publishing house, Tokyo Koga-sha. Yukichi Watabe is mainly known in the West for A Criminal Investigation, a photo report that retraces the investigation into the terrible “case of the severed body”. His work is strongly marked by the aesthetic of film noir, through his framing and the narrative aspect of his images.

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Sofía Moro: Quién merece morir? (Phree, 2018)

Sofía Moro is a freelance photographer based in Madrid, Spain. Since 1996, she has worked with the Spanish daily El País, where she has published several articles about the death penalty in collaboration with the Spanish journalist Álvaro Corcuera.

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Jacob Holdt: United States, 1970-1975 (Steidl Publishers, 2007)

Jacob Holdt spent five years hitchhiking through America in the early 1970s. His journey results in his legendary book American Pictures (1977).

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