About the Book
DESERT OBLIVION, a book of photographs by Andy Willinger, exposes these sites not only as vibrant, ephemeral artworks of minimal beauty, but as testament to the impact on nature by humanity.
Features & Details
- Primary Category: Arts & Photography Books
Project Option: Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
# of Pages: 72
- Hardcover, ImageWrap: 9781389373978
- Publish Date: Nov 13, 2017
- Language English
- Keywords Joshua Tree, desert, Salton Sea, ruins, abandoned, Mojave, Wonder Valley, landscape, minimal
ANDY WILLINGER is an artist and photographer originally from New York City. As the son of a Madison Avenue Creative Director and the stepson of a photojournalist, he was raised to appreciate the importance of visual style and clever storytelling. Andy studied at Boston University, earning a B.S. Degree in Broadcasting & Film. While there, he honed his skills as a writer, filmmaker, photographer, musician and club DJ. Andy also worked as an assistant for top magazine photographers in Manhattan. He moved to Los Angeles in 1990, where he fell in love with the capacious horizons of the desert and the sea. While establishing a successful career in Television, Andy has been a devoted explorer of the delicate beauty and unforgiving desolation of the American Southwest.