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 Saturday: July 26, 2014   

   

      

 

Greetings friends,   
 
Currently, Fan Ho has an exhibition at San Francisco International Airport in conjunction with SFO Museum.  Mark your calendar for Friday, August 1, 2-4pm, to meet Mr. Ho and see a selection of images from his first book, Hong Kong Yesterday. The exhibition is in Terminal 2, Level 2, pre-security. In addition to the photographs on the walls, Mr. Ho will also have a mock up of his upcoming book, Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir!  More information below.

Also, ending this week at Modernbook Gallery, is our exhibition by Maia Flore and Kristina Varaksina. Once the show comes down, it will over to NEMA ARTWAY.

We look forward to your next visit!

Kind regards,  
 
Mark, Bryan, Danny, & Clara 
 
 
Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir
New Book by Modernbook Editions
  

 

 above: Hong Kong Venice, 2011

 
 
Modernbook Editions is pleased to announce our next publication,  Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir.

This new book completes the trilogy Fan Ho began with Hong Kong Yesterday and The Living Theatre. In his previous monographs, viewers were introduced to Hong Kong during the 1950s and 1960s.  

above: The Lone Ranger, 1954  

 

Through his brilliant eye for light, composition, and his patience for the 'decisive moment,' Mr. Ho created striking images that continue to resonate through the decades. Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir revisits this lost era with a combination of never before seen images and introduces new-montaged photographs.   

  above: Dream of Old Hong Kong, 2014

 

Pre-order your copy and save off the retail price! Complimentary shipping on US orders 

 

Regular Edition

(9.5 x11 inches), 128 pages, 101 dual-color plates,  

Pre-order $65 USD Retail $75

 

The Limited Edition Box Set contains a cloth bound hard cover First Edition Book and a limited edition signed and numbered with a 8 x 10 inch print  

(choose 1 from a selection of 8),  Edition of 50.

Pre-order $400 USD Retail $500


Books shipping fourth quarter 2014


Click here for full list of titles by Modernbook Editions.


Maia Flore & Kristina Varaksina
exhibition ends July 26th
       Sleep Elevation 1
(above) Sleep Elevation #1

Maia's Sleep Elevations are whimsy images of girls in various states of sleep. Their adventures from the real world into dreamland vary from high above the streets of Paris or just above the soothing sounds of the ocean.

 Give and Lose
(above) Give and Lose by Kristina Varaksina.

Kristina's Mystery of the Female explores human psychology by telling stories and creating imaginary worlds. Creative lighting and play of the colors are the key elements of her work.

Maia Flore - Main Gallery

(above) a collection of images from Maia's, Sleep Elevation series.

Kristina Varaksina - Side Gallery
(above) a collection of images from Kristina's,  Mystery of the Female series.

Maia Flore and Kristina Varaksina
exhibition ends July 26th!

Click here to read SF Weekly write up!

Click here for a closer look at the exhibition.


 Modernbook Staff May 2014
Sincerely, 

Bryan, Clara, Mark, and Danny

Modernbook Gallery
49 Geary, 4th Floor
San Francisco, California 94108
+1 415 732 0300
info@modernbook.com
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July

Maia Flore and  

Kristina Varaksina  

ends to July 26 

 

August

Summer Show

Art Walk August 7

5:30-7:30pm   

 

September
APA Curator's Voice Exhibition:
September 4 through 27
Reception:
September 4, 5:30-7:30pm

NEMA
ARTWAY
Jamie Baldridge
Almost Fiction 
through July 26th

Maia Flore &
Kristina Varaksina
begins August 9th  
 





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