Looking Forward: Educational Materials


The following educational materials offer an opportunity to learn more about the artists on view in Looking Forward: Ten Years of Pier 24 Photography. These materials include videos, articles, interviews, and selected publications for additional reading.

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Click on the thumbnails below for links to more information about the artists in this exhibition.



Exhibition Artists


Below are monographs by some of the photographers in Looking Forward along with a selection of other books which include them:


Chiara, John, and Virginia Heckert. John Chiara: California. New York: Aperture and San Francisco: Pier 24 Photography, 2017.

Chiara, John, Joseph Bradshaw, Rose Shoshana, and Shonda Warner. John Chiara: Coahoma County, Mississippi. Santa Monica: Rosegallery, 2015.

Chiara, John, and Eric Hoffman. John Chiara: Fort at Lime Point. New York: Von Lintel Gallery, 2012.

Heckert, Virginia A. Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2015. (Group exhibition catalogue).



Gordon, Daniel. Still Life with Onions and Mackerel. Paris, onestar press, 2014. Download PDF.

Gordon, Daniel. Still Lifes, Portraits and Parts. London: Mörel Books, 2013.

Gordon, Daniel. Thirty-One Days. Self-published: 2010. Download PDF.

Gordon, Daniel. Portrait Studio. Paris, onestar press, 2009. Download PDF.

Gordon, Daniel. Flying Pictures. Brooklyn: powerHouse, 2009.

Foster, Elena O, and Charlotte Cotton. Photographicness—Fotograficidad. Madrid: Ivorypress, 2013. (Survey publication).

Cotton, Charlotte. Photography Is Magic. New York: Aperture, 2015. (Survey publication).



Herzog, Fred, David Company, Hans-Michael Koetzle, and Jeff Wall. Fred Herzog: Modern Color. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2016.

Herzog, Fred, Claudia Gochmann, Douglas Coupland, Jeff Wall, and Sarah Milroy. Photographs. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2011.

Herzog, Fred, Stephen Waddell, and Felix Hoffmann. Fred Herzog: Photographs. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2011.

Herzog, Fred, Grant Arnold, and Michael Turner. Fred Herzog: Vancouver Photographs. Vancouver: Vancouver Art Gallery, 2007.

Culley, Peter, and Helga Pakasaar. The Just Past of Photography in Vancouver: Photographs by Bill Cunningham, Denes Devenyi, Fred Herzog, Dick Oulton, Foncie Pulice. Vancouver: Presentation House Gallery, 1987. (Group exhibition catalogue).



Hido, Todd, and Alexander Nemerov. Bright Black World. Paso Robles, CA: Nazraeli Press, 2018.

Hido, Todd, David Campany, and Katya Tylevich. Intimate Distance: Twenty-five Years of Photographs, a Chronological Album. New York: Aperture, 2016.

Hido, Todd, Katya Tylevich, Alex Daniels, and Todd Hido. Khrystyna's World. Amsterdam: Reflex Editions, 2015.

Hido, Todd, Gregory Halpern, and Denise Wolff. Todd Hido on Landscapes, Interiors and the Nude. New York: Aperture, 2014.

Hido, Todd and Katya Tylevich. Excerpts from Silver Meadows. Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2013.

Hido, Todd and Jean Beaudrillard. A Road Divided. Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2010.

Hido, Todd. Ohio. Oakland, CA: TBW Books, 2008. (Part of Subscription Series #2).

Hido, Todd. Between the Two. Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2007.

Hido, Todd and Raymond Carver. Roaming: Landscape Photographs, 1994-2004. Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2004.

Hido, Todd. Outskirts. Portland, OR: Nazareli Press, 2002.

Hido, Todd, and A M. Homes. House Hunting. Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2001.

Campany, David, and Denise Wolff. The Open Road: Photography & the American Road Trip. New York: Aperture, 2014. (Group exhibition catalogue).



Kellndorfer, Veronika. Case Studies: Layers of Light and Reflection. Ostfildern, Germany: Hatje Cantz, 2012.

Kellndorfer, Veronika, and Beatrice von Bismarck. Exterior and Interior Dreams: Blueprints for Modern Living. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2005.

Wiedemeyer, Nina. Original Bauhaus. London: Prestel, 2019. (Survey publication).

Gadanho, Pedro. Fiction and Fabrication: Photography of Architecture After the Digital Turn. Munich: Hirmer Verlag, 2019. (Group exhibition catalogue)



Leong, Austin. Denver Daybreak. San Francisco: Illetante, 2019.

Leong, Austin. From Where We Stand. Self-published, 2018.

Leong, Austin. Our Time Together. Self-published, 2017.



Phillips, Sandra. Richard Learoyd. Madrid: Fundación MAPFRE, 2019.

Learoyd, Richard, Nancy Gryspeerdt, Martin Barnes, and Lesley A. Martin. Richard Learoyd: Day for Night. New York: Aperture and San Francisco: Pier 24 Photography, 2015.

Learoyd, Richard, and Charles S. Moffett. Richard Learoyd: Still/life. New York: McKee Gallery, 2013.

Learoyd, Richard, and Mark A. Durant. Portraits and Figures: Richard Learoyd. New York: McKee Gallery, 2011.

Learoyd, Richard. Richard Learoyd: Presences. San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2011.

Learoyd, Richard, and Christopher Bucklow. Richard Learoyd: Unique Photographs, 2007-09. New York: McKee Gallery, 2009.

Fraenkel, Jeffrey, and Frish Brandt. The Unphotographable. San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2013. (Group exhibition catalogue).

Fraenkel, Jeffrey. The Plot Thickens. San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2014. (Group exhibition catalogue).

Kingsley, Hope, and Christopher Riopelle. Seduced by Art: Photography Past and Present. London: National Gallery, 2012. (Group exhibition catalogue).

Aletti, Vince, and Judy Ditner. Dress Codes: The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video. New York: International Center of Photography and Göttingen: Steidl, 2009. (Group exhibition catalogue).



Davis, Keith F, and Julian Zugazagoitia. The Photographs of Ray K. Metzker. Kansas City: Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, 2012.

Metzker, Ray K, William A. Ewing, and Nathalie Herschdorfer. Ray K. Metzker - Light Lines. Göttingen: Steidl, 2008.

Metzker, Ray K, and William A. Ewing. Ray K. Metzker. Göttingen: Steidl, 2007.

Metzker, Ray K, and Evan H. Turner. Landscapes. New York: Aperture, 2000.

Metzker, Ray K. City Stills. Munich: Prestel, 1999.

Metzker, Ray K, and Anne W. Tucker. Unknown Territory. New York: Aperture, 1986.



Muholi, Zanele. Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness. New York: Aperture, 2018.

Perryer, Sophie, and Zanele Muholi. Zanele Muholi: Faces and Phases, 2006-2014. Göttingen: Steidl and New York: Walther Collection,  2014.

Muholi, Zanele. Zanele Muholi Fotografias Africanas. Madrid: La Fabrica, 2012.

Muholi, Zanele. Faces and Phases. Munich: Prestel, 2010.

Muholi, Zanele, Sophie Perryer, Gabi Ngcobo, Pumla D. Gqola, Gail Smith, Nonkululeko Godana, and Charlene Smith. Zanele Muholi: Only Half the Picture. Cape Town: Stevenson Gallery, 2006.

Eicker, Eva, Simon Baker, Bronwyn Law-Viljoen, Hlonipha Mokoena, and Olʹga Sviblova. Deutsche Börse 2015 Photography Prize: Nikolai Bakharev, Zanele Muholi, Viviane Sassen, Mikhael Subotzky & Patrick Waterhouse. London: The Photographers' Gallery, 2015. (Group exhibition catalogue).

Barak, Ami, and Ami Barak. What Does the Image Stand For? Montréal: Momenta, Biennale de l'image and Berlin: Kerber Verlag, 2017. Print. (Group exhibition catalogue).

English, Darby, Charlotte Barat, Glenn D. Lowry, and Mabel Wilson. Among Others: Blackness at Moma. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2019. (Group exhibition catalogue).



O'Leary and Urs Stahl, A New Gaze 1 (2017): Eva O`Leary – Concealer. Zurich: Bank Vontobel AG, 2017.  Download PDF.



RongRong. RongRong’s Diary: Beijing East Village. Göttingen: Steidl, 2019.

Wu, Hung, and RongRong. Rong Rong's East Village, 1993-1998. New York: Chambers Fine Art, 2003.

Wu, Hung, Inri, and Rongrong. Rongrong & Inri: Tui-transfiguration. China: Timezone 8, 2004.



TRACE: Kota Ezawa, Tabitha Soren, Penelope Umbrico, Atlanta: Yoffy Press, 2018.

Soren, Tabitha, Dave Eggers, Joe Blanton, Jeremy Brown, Drew Dickinson, Ben Fritz, Mark Kiger, Steve Obenchain, Chris Shank, Brian Stavisky, Nick Swisher, and Mark Teahen. Fantasy Life: Baseball and the American Dream. New York: Aperture, 2017.



van der Molen, Awoiska. Blanco. Amsterdam: Fw:Books, 2017.

van der Molen, Awoiska. Sequester. Amsterdam: Fw:Books, 2014.

Barnes, Martin. Into the Woods: Trees in Photography. London: Thames & Hudson, 2019. (Group exhibition catalogue).

Dannemann, Anna. Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2017: Sophie Calle, Dana Lixenberg, Awoiska Van Der Molen, Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs. London: The Photographers' Gallery, 2017. (Group exhibition catalogue).