The Martin Parr Coloring Book!
Photography and pop-culture buffs, get out your crayons and colored pencils! Martin Parr’s colorful and tongue-in-cheek photographs—his comedy of contemporary manners—have been transformed into a coloring book. Here is Parr’s affectionate and hilarious catalogue of human foibles—our bad fashion choices, messy foods, trashy souvenirs and the tourists who buy them, and all the often-overlooked silly…
Format: Paperback / softback
Number of pages: 80
Publication date: 2017-10-31
Measurements: 9 x 11.5 x 0.38 inches
Martin Parr is a key figure in the world of photography, recognized as a brilliant satirist of contemporary life. He is the author of over thirty photography books, including Common Sense, Boring Postcards, and Life’s a Beach, and his photographs have been collected by museums worldwide, including the Getty Museum in Los Angeles, New York’s Museum of Modern Art, and the Tate Modern, London. A retrospective of his work continues to tour major museums around the world since opening at the Barbican Art Gallery, London, in 2002. Parr is a member of Magnum Photos.
Jane Mount is an artist and illustrator. Her paintings of books and bookshelves have been featured in media outlets like the New Yorker, the Paris Review, DailyCandy, and InStyle, among others. She is the coauthor of My Ideal Bookshelf, where she illustrated the favorite books of over one hundred famous creatives.