Falling Through Space

The Journals of Ellen Gilchrist

Author: Ellen Gilchrist

Publisher: Diversion Books

ISBN: 1635762219

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: N.A

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Ellen Gilchrist, famed Southern storyteller, author of more than a dozen books and winner of the National Book Award, has long been a subject of fascination among readers. Now, with this collection of essays, readers can explore the legend throughout her career. From the Mississippi plantation of her childhood to pieces featured in Vogue, Outside, New Woman, and The Washington Post Sunday Magazine, Gilchrist comes alive. With over 40 pictures, essays about Gilchrist’s thoughts on writing, and a peek into the books, teachers, and artists that influenced her work, this is required reading for any fan. “This volume should provide welcome fare for Gilchrist fans.”—Kirkus Reviews

Take Your Time

Olafur Eliasson

Author: Olafur Eliasson,Mieke Bal,San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Publisher: Thames & Hudson


Category: Art

Page: 275

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A comprehensive survey of works by the Scandinavian artist Olafur Eliasson. From kaleidoscopes to waterfalls to mirrored passageways, it features nearly 200 colour reproductions offering a visual survey of Eliasson's most significant works since 1990, while a series of essays investigate the complex origins and implications of his practice.