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St. Sebastian and the Garden - second edition By gary dwyer
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Photographs and short stories about our roads and our vehicles and how we behave and perceive our relationship with vehicles and places. Outrageous and anecdotal activities with cars and unusual... More > places. Ironic and sarcastic photographs of vehicles and places all over the world. It is as much fun to pick up and flip through as it is to read.< Less
Some small Notes on The Origins of Urban Form By gary dwyer
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A short discourse into the beginnings of urban form. Exploration of the forms of early settlements and how their patterns evolve into villages and finally expand into cities. Discusses decision... More > involved with early peoples finding an appropriate site for living and working. Intended as a very basic introduction to the topic of human settlements.< Less
CONTEXT By gary dwyer
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The language of the landscape is pertinent to all designers concerned with the environment. Spanning continents and decades,Gary Dwyer's work in Public and environmental art act as a guide to the... More > processes of understanding place and present innovative methods of site analysis.< Less
Road Stories By gary dwyer
Paperback: $53.80
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Photographs and short stories about our roads and our vehicles and how we behave and perceive our relationship with vehicles and places. Outrageous and anecdotal activities with cars and unusual... More > places. Ironic and sarcastic photographs of vehicles and places all over the world. It is as much fun to pick up and flip through as it is to read.< Less
a few Turning Points By gary dwyer
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Lives are convoluted and incomplete. Early on they are often violent and energetic. This convoluted set of stories, essays, grumblings and even poetry, present small and incomplete facets of the life... More > of photographer and artist Gary Dwyer and attempts at marking (some) sense of the more serious turning parts of his life.< Less
Written in Stone By gary dwyer
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This project began because I have a deep and abiding respect for the astounding effort it takes to work with stone. Stone carving is difficult enough, but writing in stone requires a level of passion... More > and grace not matched by many skilled crafts. I am only a photographer and I began to collect examples of this work in the course of traveling and was often simply struck by the beauty of the carved letters without bothering or being really interested in what was being written about. There is no intention here be a linguistic scholar or a typographer.< Less
Addresses - 1975 to 1985 or so By gary dwyer
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This is a reflection on an address book covering roughly 1975 through 1985 and it confronts the activities and ambitions of a California artist of the period. An old address book is a short cut... More > through a life. If it is old enough the information it contains is mostly useless, but it may contain triggers of memory causing the owner to reflect on the period the address book covers as well as the people listed and their present day meaning.< Less
Mayan Loop By gary dwyer
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The 2015 travels of photographer Gary Dwyer and his wife Odile Ayral roaming around Central America. Primarily photographs of Mayan ancient sites, but with the inclusion of the writings from the... More > photographers journal. Age, exhaustion, heat, rivers, jungle make for a great and difficult adventure and some learning along the way.< Less
Trona By gary dwyer
Paperback: $36.00
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Trona is a mining town in the California desert.It was founded as a company town in 1913 and the company/mine then had a great interest and participation with the town. But times have changed and the... More > changes have brought automation and the population of the town has rapidly decreased. It means no new people coming in and no one to buy the existing vacant houses. The empty houses are being burned. Some by arson, some to collect the insurance.Trona is in the process of becoming a ghost town.< Less
Fragments 1965-2014 By Odile Ayral
Paperback: $55.00
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Second part of the memoirs of a French native who moved to the US in 1965. The first part from 1941 to 1965 was written in French because it took place in France. This part from 1965 to 2014 is... More > written in English because it took place in America. It describes her life with her first husband, who suffered from Hodgkins disease and died of it in 1983, her life as a single mom, her battle with breast cancer, her career as a professor and author, and finally her numerous travels with her second husband.< Less