The artist photographed the Hamilton Building during construction between early 2004 and the opening of the building in the autumn of 2006. This building is the first design of architect Daniel Libeskind to be constructed in America.
Over the course of 45 sessions Boak took 952 photographs. 37 of the photos appear in the book and its cover. It was his intention from his first view of the site to make paintings of what he saw. The five oil paintings he created between 2005 and 2007 are shown in the last pages of this book.
Born: 1947. High School: The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT. College: Yale University, New Haven, CT; 1970 BA fine art. Self employed in fine art and design in Denver, Colorado.
Michael Published September 08, 2010
Yale Class of 70 Visual Arts 2010 Published May 14, 2010
The Kingman Brewery: A Graphic Gallery Published May 07, 2010
GUYS & DOLLS Published May 01, 2009
Wrap Art Published October 26, 2007