The Master of Modern: More discoveries from the Julius Shulman vaults TASCHEN’s Modernism Rediscovered () brought to light for the first time forgotten. ‘Julius Shulman: Modernism Rediscovered’ is the new, three-part tome about the forerunner of architectural photography, curated by Benedikt. If you like modernist architecture and mid century interiors, then you’ll love the previously unseen photographs in Julius Shulman: Modernism Rediscovered.

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Drawing on his in-depth expertise in modern architecture, he has devoted part of his design practice to rehabilitating, remodeling, and adding to mid-century modern residential and commercial properties.

Thank you for registering to the newsletter. Another beautifully produced title on Mid century Modern architecture recently arrived in the bookstores.

By accepting or closing this banner you agree to the use of cookies. Pierluigi has lectured in museums and institutions of higher learning on postwar American architecture, California modernism, architectural photography, changes in architectural practice, and digital design. A sense of humanity is always present in his work, even when the human figure is absent from the actual photographs.

Modernism Rediscovered is definitely worthy of a place on the bookshelf.

If you enjoyed the photography of Julius Shullman and his shhulman of the of s modernist architecture that we shown in MidCentury magazine, then Julius Shulman: Many buildings photographed by Julius Shulman suffered this fate, their images falling into oblivion. Organised as it is, in three detailed yet easy to manage sections interspersed with generous commentary, this beautifully presented collection is a fitting tribute to both mid-century architecture, and the man who dedicated his life to capturing it.


Publisher Benedikt Taschen is the man behind the selection.

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The precise compositions reveal not just the architectural ideas behind a building’s surface, but also the visions and hopes of an entire age. The clarity of his work demanded that architectural photography had to be considered as an independent art form.

The buildings featured are predominantly residential, the mix of exterior and interior shots give a real flavour of Mid century Modernism. The abandoned files of Julius Shulman show us another side of Modernism that has stayed quiet for so many years.

Some of his architectural photographs, like the iconic shots of Frank Lloyd Wright ‘s or Pierre Koenig ‘s remarkable structures, have been published countless times. Please keep me up to date with special offers and news just by email from carefully selected companies. Many of the buildings photographed by Shulman have since been demolished or re-purposed, lending to the popularity of his images.

Julius Shulman. Modernism rediscovered

julijs Architecture and Its Photography in Each Shulman julihs unites perception and understanding for the buildings and their place in the landscape. View more images View less images. Accompanying text comes courtesy of a host of big-name practitioners and Shulman enthusiasts, including an introduction by photography critic Owen Edwards, and an extensive biography by University of Southern California historian Philip J.

Through his many books, exhibits and personal appearances his work ushered in a new appreciation for the movement beginning in the s.

This three-part tome pays homage to not only his West Coast work, but also his broader range of photographs taken throughout the USA, and further afield in Israel, Mexico and Hong Kong.


If you have not sent your picture yet to enter the contest you have until June 6. Taschen was the perfect man for the marathon job, having enjoyed a close collaboration with the photographer since first publishing Julius Shulman: For more information, visit the Taschen website. The work of architectural photography forerunner omdernism master of mid-century modernism Julius Shulman is celebrated in an extended, three-volume edition named Modernism Rediscoveredpublished by Taschen.

Taschen, who enjoyed a close publishing relationship with Shulman sincesensitively whittled the selection down to 1, pages, split into three insightful volumes entitled Modernism Rediscovered.

If a building is not widely seen, its photograph rarely or never published, it simply does not enter into architectural discourse. Read rwdiscovered Read less. Subscribe to our newsletter. Taschen rediscovers hidden gems in the Julius Shulman vaults. moderbism

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Shulman, who passed away inbrought Californian modernist architecture to a world stage, and was influential in the careers of many architects who were also his close friends.