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The British Landscape

The British Landscape

John Davies

Work:
Design. Typography. Layout.
Spec:
Clothbound case containing limited edition print and book: hardback cover with 3-colour jacket. 112pp. 2/3-colour sections. Duotone b/w photographs.
Client:
Boot Publishing

Duotone Printing

The black and white duotones give an exceptional depth and warmth to these images.

The British Landscape

John Davies

Davies’ photographic portraits of Northern England in the 1970s survey the landscape, from the mountains to the city centres, to create compelling views layered with social and historical detail.

Published by Boot Publishing

ISBN 10: 095468947X/ISBN 13: 978-0954689476

John Davies

Davies has spent 30 years photographing the industrial and post-industrial landscapes of Britain. His photographs have been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Centre Pompidou in Paris and the Royal Academy and the V&A in London.

Accompanying exhibitions

  • PhotoEspaña, Centro Cultural de la Villa de Madrid
  • National Museum of Photography Film and Television, Bradford
  • Deutsche Börse Prize, Photographers’ Gallery, London
  • Michael Hoppen Gallery, London

Awards

Nominated for the Deutsche Börse Prize, 2008

Reviews

Well-organized and intricately articulated black-and-white photos. New York Times