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The Naked city

Flick Allen

The Naked city

by Flick Allen

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Published by Air Gallery in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allen, Flick.,
  • Doig, Peter, -- 1959-

  • Edition Notes

    Published on the occasion of an exhibition at the Air Gallery, London 30 May - 22 June 1986.

    StatementFlick Allen and Peter Doig.
    ContributionsDoig, Peter, 1959-, Air Gallery.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 portfolio ([16] leaves) :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15331467M
    ISBN 10094859604X
    OCLC/WorldCa219857018

      Naked City showcases his talent, his love of the city, and his taste for the absurd and the unbelievable, in a book that will always stand as a classic introduction to Price: $ Weegee's First book, 'Naked City' (), was a runaway success and made him a celebrity who suddenly had assignments from Life and Vogue. He was among the first to fully realize the camera's unique power to capture split-second drama and exaggerated emotion/5().

      Renowned sociologist Sharon Zukin will discuss her latest book, The Naked City: the death and life of authentic urban places, which explores . Naked City: The Death and Life of Authentic Urban Places by Sharon Zukin.

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Weegee, scandal and crime photographer, made his mark in the 40s with his trademark Speed Graphic, shooting pictures for Time magazine and newspapers. He worked quickly to turn around his images, with a developing studio in his car trunk and a police scanner by his bed/5. Indeed, Naked City is a sobering update of Jacobs' legendary book, The Death and Life of Great American Cities.

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Indeed, Naked City is a sobering update of Jacobs' legendary book, The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Like Jacobs, Zukin looks at what gives neighborhoods a sense of place, but argues that over time, the emphasis on neighborhood distinctiveness has become a tool of economic elites to drive up real estate values and effectively force out the neighborhood "characters" that Jacobs so.

In Naked City, the first of Weegee’s five books, was published; the title and film rights were later sold to a Hollywood producer. Read More Load Next Article. The director Jules Dassin from the masterpiece "Du Rififi Chez Les Hommes" and "Night and the City" presents "The Naked City" totally filmed in locations of New York City and with actors interacting with common people on the streets like in the Italian Neo-Realism/10(K).

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