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The Suffering of Light in Padova
May 10, 2019
by Alex Webb
Alex Webb’s first comprehensive monograph goes on
show during the International Month of Photojournalism in

“The Suffering of Light” is the first comprehensive
monograph charting the career of acclaimed American
photographer Alex Webb. Recognized as a pioneer of
American color photography since the 1970’s, he has
consistently created photographs characterized by
intense color and light.
Gathering some of his most iconic images, many of which
were taken in the far corners of the earth, this collection
brings a fresh perspective to his extensive catalog.
Featuring key works “The Suffering of Light” provides the
most thorough examination to date of this modern
master’s prolific, 30-year career.

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