Mark Klett

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Mark Klett (born 1952) is an American photographer.[1][2][3][4]

Early Life and Education[edit]

Klett was born in Albany, New York. After graduating from St. Lawrence University with a B.S. in Geology in 1974, he worked as a photographer with the U.S. Geological Survey. In 1977, he completed an MFA from the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, New York studying with Nathan Lyons.

Career[edit]

Klett's photographic work focuses on explorations of man’s interaction with the American landscape, and more recently on issues of photography in time including rephotography.

Honors and Awards[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • Mark Klett: Saguaros by Gregory McNamee and Mark Klett (2007, Radius Books) ISBN 1-934435-00-7
  • After the Ruins: Rephotographing the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, University of California Press (2005) ISBN 0-520-24556-3
  • Yosemite in Time: Ice Ages, Tree Clocks, Ghost Rivers, with Rebecca Solnit and Byron Wolfe, Trinity University Press (2005) ISBN 1-59534-042-4
  • Third Views, Second Sights, A Rephotographic Survey of the American West, Museum of New Mexico Press (2004) ISBN 0-89013-432-4
  • The Black Rock Desert, with Bill Fox, University of Arizona Press (2002)ISBN 0816521727
  • Desert Legends: Restoring the Sonoran Borderlands, with Gary Paul Nabhan, Henry Holt (1994)
  • Capitol View: A New Panorama of Washington DC, with Merry Foresta, Smithsonian Institution and Book Studios (1994)
  • Revealing Territory, University of New Mexico Press (1992)
  • Photographing Oklahoma. 1889-1991, Oklahoma City Art Museum (1991)
  • One City/Two Visions, Bedford Arts Publishers, San Francisco, CA (1990)
  • Headlands: the Marin Coast at the Golden Gate, with Miles De Coster, Mike Mandel,Paul Metcalf, and Larry Sultan, University of New Mexico Press (1989)
  • Traces of Eden: Travels in the Desert Southwest, David R. Godine (1986)
  • Second View: The Rephotographic Survey Project, with Ellen Manchester and JoAnn Verburg, University of New Mexico Press (1984)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Genocchio, Benjamin (29 August 2004). "ART REVIEW; Photographs of Time and the Desert". The New York Times. p. 7. Retrieved 26 June 2011. 
  2. ^ Warren, Lynne (2006). Encyclopedia of 20th century photography. CRC Press. pp. 880–. ISBN 978-0-415-97665-7. Retrieved 26 June 2011. "American Mark Klett is among the most accomplished landscape photographers in the ranks of twentieth century American...." 
  3. ^ Levere, Douglas; Yochelson, Bonnie; Abbott, Berenice (2005-02-01). New York changing: revisiting Berenice Abbott's New York. Princeton Architectural Press. pp. 13–. ISBN 978-1-56898-473-5. Retrieved 26 June 2011. 
  4. ^ Hagen;, Charles (14 June 1992). "PHOTOGRAPHY VIEW; Tricky Attempts to Balance Esthetics and Politics". The New York Times. p. 27. Retrieved 26 June 2011. 

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