Guatemala: Fototeca, 2018. b/w and color plates, ports, bibliographical references, b/w pict. d.j. Item #112039
ISBN: 9789929693036

The fourth edition of the GuatePhoto 2018 international festival, organized by La Fototeca, was dedicated to celebrate the production of the Guatemalan photo. For this reason, its organizers decided to consolidate the legacy of so many artists through the creation of an unprecedented book. The book is focused on documenting the history of photography in Guatemala. Its structure has two main parts: the first is a chronological review from the emergence of the photo in Guatemala around the middle of the 19th century to the contemporary photo; the second, is composed of thematic chapters that will provide a better context to understand the development of the history of the photo in Guatemala. The 13 specialized chapters were written by some of the most prestigious researchers and scholars of art in Guatemala. All the chapters have been generously illustrated and has a section of biographies and a timeline. CONTENTS: Carta del director / Juan José Estrada Toledo -- Un atajo introductorio / Luis Pedro Taracena Arriola -- Pintar con la luz / Rodrigo Fernández Ordóñez -- La memoria es una imagen color sepia / Rodrigo Fernández Ordóñez -- Fotografía en Guatemala, 1950-1999: de la modernidad a la contemporaneidad / Rosina Cazali -- Mesa redonda: La fotografía como motor, contenedor y espejo de la cultura / Alejandro Marré -- Formas de ficción en tres actos / Gabriel Rodríguez Pellecer -- ¿Desde dónde se apoya la fotografía en Guatemala? / Anabella Acevedo -- Fotoperiodismo en Guatemala / Anaís García Salazar -- Breve historia del coleccionismo de la fotografía en Guatemala / Martín Fernández Ordóñez -- La Fototeca y su aporte al desarrollo de la fotografía en Guatemala: identidad, registro y comunidad / Luisa González-Reiche -- Retrato de una historia de luz / Alejandro Marré -- Biografía de los fotógrafos / Josseline Pinto -- Línea de tiempo / Rosina Cazali -- Lenguajes de luz: englsih translation. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXTS.

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