photo-eye Book Review

Passage, Linda Foard Roberts, Radius Books, 2017
Passage, Linda Foard Roberts, Radius Books, 2017

I recently reviewed Passage, Linda Foard Roberts’s first monograph, for photo-eye books in Santa Fe.

Each of the five sections (Passage, Grounded, Simple Truths, Alchemy, and Becoming) is introduced by thick, textured paper embossed with Roman numerals. Immediately following each embossed page is a photograph on translucent vellum that overlays the image on the next page. This veiled, double exposure effect is a thoughtful accent that enhances the tactile interaction of turning through the pages. It shows an attention to the possibilities of the book as an interactive object, rather than a “pocket gallery” of photographs.

The full review can be read at the photo-eye blog.

photo-eye Book Reviews

Here’s the links to the book reviews I’ve written for photo-eye in Santa Fe, New Mexico: