|Blurbarian Since||May 2007|
|My Web Site||www.LILPIX.com|
|My Occupation||Photographer / Desiger|
Mark Packo, photographer, filmmaker and designer, began his
career as an art director in New York City. Born and raised in
Ohio, he studied graphic design at Pratt Institute,
Brooklyn, NY, and taught typographic design at Parson’s School
of Design, New York City.
His print and still photography have been featured in numerous
publications including Time, usa Today, Esquire, Metropolitan Home and Communication Arts magazines. His work in print, television and film has won national awards, including an Emmy nomination for the PBS documentary, Air Force One: The Planes & The Presidents, which he co-produced and co-directed.
Six quiltmaking books have been published with his photographs, most recently, Karen K. Stone, Quilts.
His photo and film production company, Filmwerks Studios is located in a mid-nineteenth century former tobacco factory.
|Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...|
|The Christmas House. A look at Christmas on Pickle Road|
|Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...|
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> Photgraphers: Herral Long, Allan Detrich, Ken Schles (book - Invisible City), Penny McMorris (Three Days in Paris, blurb), Juergen Teller, Malcolm Beckford, Matt Mahurin, Irving Penn. William Klein, Patrick Demarchelier, Guy Bourdin, Bruce Dale, Matt Mahurin
> Artists: Tord Boontje, Saul Steinberg, Edward Gorey, Pamela Dalton + Diana Bryan (papercuts), Los Brothers Hernandez, Seymour Chwast
> Music: Tim Story, Hans-Joachim Roedelius, Dave's True Story, Eden Atwood
|This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)|
|The world of Edward Gorey by Clifford Ross, 1776 by David McCullough, The Continental Op by Dashell Hammet, Lost in Translation by Nicole Mones,|