MICHAEL LIGHT

Michael Light (born in Florida 1963) is a San Francisco based photographer and book maker focused on the environment and how contemporary culture relates to it. He has exhibited extensively worldwide, and his work has been collected by the San Francisco Museum of Art, the Getty Research Institute, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, among others.

1OO SUNS, 2003

100 SUNS, Zuni, Sugar, Dakota, Eirie, Dog, Turk, 2003
Impression au pigment couleur contrecollé sur aluminium
Edition 1 sur 5

SOME DRY SPACE, 2003

 
SOME DRY SPACE, 2003

Hand-made book of 18 images made by the photographer from 2000-2001.
Printed on Epson Enhanced Matte paper using archival Epson Ultrachrome
3 pigment inks, adhered with archival Gudy 831 double- sided pressure adhesive.
Archival stability well exceeds c-print standards.
Custom box by John DeMerritt Bookbinding, Emeryville, CA.
Edition of 8 with two A.P.s, signed on rear cover.

L.A NIGHT, 2005

L.A NIGHT, 2005

Hand-made book of 13 images made by helicopter,
22.5”x35.75”, edition of 10, signed on rear cover.
Printed on Epson “Enhanced Matte” paper using Epson “Matte Black” dye ink,
adhered with archival Gudy “831” double-sided pressure adhesive.
Custom archival box fabricated by John DeMerritt Bookbinding, Emeryville, CA.

BINGHAM MINE/GARFIELD STACK 04.21.06,2006

BINGHAM MINE/GARFIELD STACK 04.21.06, 2006

Hand-made book of 21 aerial images shot by the photographer on April 21, 2006.
Printed on Epson Enhanced Matte paper using archival Epson Ultrachrome 3 pigment inks,
adhered with archival Gudy 831 double-sided pressure adhesive.
Archival stability well exceeds c-print standards.
Custom box by John DeMerritt Bookbinding, Emeryville, CA.
Edition of 10, signed on rear cover.

BIKINI ATOLL 06.02.03, 2006

BIKINI ATOLL 06.02.03, 2006

Hand-made book of 15 aerial and surface images shot by the photographer in 2003.
Printed on Epson Enhanced Matte paper using archival Epson Ultrachrome 3 pigment inks,
adhered with archival Gudy 831 double-sided pressure adhesive.
Archival stability well exceeds c-print standards.
Custom box by John DeMerritt Bookbinding, Emeryville, CA.
Edition of 10, signed on rear cover.