Grenade in a Jar
Meetings • Paul Shambroom
Regular price $95.00
OUT-OF-PRINT. SIGNED COPIES DUE IN MARCH/APRIL 2023.
Hardbound, 128 pages, Chris Boot (London), 2004, 12X9.5 inches
An essay in the representation of politics, these large-format panoramic photographs of town council meetings across the United States are the result of four years of traveling by artist-photographer Paul Shambroom. Photographing civic meetings as staged tableaux, his pictures resemble epic history paintings, describing the humble practice of local government and the character of small town America on a grand scale. The images are accompanied by the minutes of each meeting--40,000 words reproduced on bible paper at the back of the book.
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