Publisher: Portland, Oregon: Nazraeli Press, 2012
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: New / New
Item #: 109822
IMPORTANT NOTE: These publications are only available in this complete limited edition subscription series (i.e., trade editions will not be printed). Individual titles or Sets will not be sold separately (all titles are only available through a Subscription for the full Series; no exceptions will be made to this policy).
SUBSCRIPTION: An order for one Set requires purchase of all six Sets in the Series to be published over a seven-year period from 2010-2016. By subscribing to the Series, you are committing to purchase all six Sets over the seven-year period they will be released. Should you decide to cancel your subscription at any time, you must offer the Sets you purchased back to us for a full refund of the purchase price (assuming they are in Mint condition). Future Sets will be released approximately every 9-12 months (Set Six will be released in Spring 2016).
PRICING & EDITION NUMBER: Please inquire for current pricing (promotional discounts do not apply). Subscribers will automatically receive subsequent Sets for the same price. Each Subscription order will be filled with the same edition number for all six sets. RETURN POLICY: If for any reason you become dissatisfied with the series (through the first three Sets of 18 titles) and would like to return it, we will purchase back your complete Series to-date through March 2012 (the first 3 of 6 Sets published), provided all Sets were purchased directly from us and are in As New condition.
Please inquire for more information. Sets One through Five (items 107746, 108056, 109664, 109822, 110463) can ship immediately, or we can arrange a flexible plan that spreads out purchases of the Sets over time.
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ABOUT THE SERIES: Over a seven-year period, the Six by Six Series will include editions by some of the most important contemporary photographers working today (please contact us for additional information regarding artists planned for future Sets). First edition, first printing. Limited edition of 100 hand-numbered copies, and 36 artist's proofs, all of which will be given to the 36 participating "Six by Six" artists. Each Set (of six Sets) is comprised of six volumes, each with an original, signed and numbered print (Type-C print, gelatin silver print, platinum print or archival pigmented inkjet print) on 11 x 14-inch paper (image sizes vary) laid into the book in an archival protective clear polyester film (Mylar) sleeve. The six volumes and accompanying prints are contained in a custom black Japanese cloth-covered slipcase, with the series title debossed on one side.
Each of the volumes shares the following format: Hardcover. Fine Japanese cloth-covered boards, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Each book will be signed and numbered on a small printed paper, which will be tipped in a debossed area of the book's rear cover. Unpaginated, with approximately 24 black-and-white (a special viscous "Daido black" ink and varnish are used) or four-color offset plates (varies between 16 and 33 plates), exquisitely printed on Nazraeli's special exclusive heavyweight Japanese paper. 15 x 12 inches. [All six Sets will share this same design and format, and will be housed in matching slipcases.]
SET FOUR: Volume One: Robert Adams: Sally. Includes an 11 x 14-inch gelatin silver print (image size: 6-1/2 x 8 inches). Photographs by Robert and Kersten Adams. Unpaginated (32 pp.), with 16 black-and-white plates plates. ISBN: 9781590053607. Volume Two: Edward Burtynsky: Monegros (Dryland Farming). Includes a 14 x 11-inch Type-C print (image size: 9 x 12 inches). Photographs by Edward Burtynsky. 32 pp., with 28 four-color plates. ISBN: 9781590053614. Volume Three: Kenro Izu: Blue. Includes a 14 x 11-inch pigmented inkjet print (image size: 9 x 12-7/8 inches). Photographs by Kenro Izu. Unpaginated (32 pp.), with 18 four-color plates. ISBN: 9781590053621. Volume Four: Catherine Opie: The Middle of Somewhere. Includes an 11 x 14-inch varnished pigmented inkjet print (image size: 9 x 12 inches). Photographs by Catherine Opie. Unpaginated (32 pp.), with 29 four-color plates. ISBN: 9781590053638. Volume Five: Doug Rickard: A New American Picture. Includes a 14 x 11-inch Type-C print (image size: 8-1/8 x 13-1/8 inches). Photographs by Doug Rickard. Unpaginated (32 pp.), with 29 four-color plates. ISBN: 9781590053645. Volume Six: Issei Suda: Sparrow Island. Includes a 14 x 11-inch gelatin silver print (image size: 7 x 7 inches). Photographs by Issei Suda. Unpaginated (36 pp.), with 33 black-and-white plates plates. ISBN: 9781590053652.
SIX BY SIX ARTISTS: SET ONE (released in 2010) featured: Anthony Hernandez, Todd Hido, Raymond Meeks, Martin Parr, Toshio Shibata and Mark Steinmetz. SET TWO (released in 2011) featured: Joe Deal, Tanya Marcuse, Joe Mills, Stephen Shore, Alec Soth and Risaku Suzuki. SET THREE (released in 2012) featured: William Christenberry, Eduardo Del Valle & Mirta Gómez, John Divola, Daido Moriyama, Karin Apollonia Müller and Carrie Mae Weems. SET FOUR (released in 2012) featured: Robert Adams, Edward Burtynsky, Kenro Izu, Catherine Opie and Doug Rickard. SET FIVE (released in 2014): Jo Ann Callis, Thomas Demand, Kikuji Kawada, Michael Kenna, Richard Misrach and Andrea Modica. The final SET SIX (released in July 2016), includes Roger Ballen, Mike Brodie, Jim Goldberg, Katy Grannan, Idris Khan and Marilyn Minter.
From the publisher: "We are pleased to announce Set Four of our award-winning limited edition series "Six by Six." This subscription-based Series comprises 36 titles, published in six sets of six titles each, over a [five] year period. Each title in the series is limited to 100 hand-numbered copies, printed on our exclusive heavyweight Japanese paper and bound in Japanese cloth. Each book contains a separate exhibition-quality original print, numbered and signed by the artist, on 11 x 14 inch paper. The hardcover, oversized (12 x 15-inch) books and accompanying prints are contained in a custom-made slipcase. The current price for the series is $36,000 ($1,000 per book). Existing subscribers are locked in at their original price."