The most comprehensive monograph on one of the most enigmatic photographers of the 20th century - now in paperback >>Woodman's pioneering style and technique have made her one of America's most notable and well-respected photographers of the late 20th century.>> "Aesthetica" The precocious and brilliant American artist Francesca Woodman, is one of post-war photography's most original figures. This important book includes a major review of her life's work based on research by art historian Chris Townsend, together with extracts and facsimile pages from Francesca's personal journals edited and curated by her father, George Woodman. This unique and much-admired book is now available for the first time in paperback.
Chris Townsend is senior lecturer in the department of media arts, Royal Holloway, University of London. He has published widely and curated many highly acclaimed exhibitions.