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Flowers for Lisa

A Delirium of Photographic Invention

Abelardo Morell, Lawrence Weschler (Contributions by)

Hardcover

List Price: 60.00*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/16/2018)



Praise For Flowers for Lisa: A Delirium of Photographic Invention

“Abelardo Morell’s Flowers for Lisa makes love visible. His photographs have always reached for a new kind of vision and here it is, a completely original point of view, transforming and mysterious and nothing less than fantastic.”

— Alice Hoffman

“Astonishingly beautiful—simply jaw-dropping—a world of original wonders with a subject that one might have thought had been exhausted long ago.”

— Steven Pinker

“The astonishing images in Flowers for Lisa, with their painterly explosions and surprising deconstructions, refract the world anew. Morell has captured the paradoxical: the essence of the things themselves (in this case, flowers as you’ve never seen them before); and the ineffable, tactile, full complexity of love. Bravo!”

— Cristina García

“. . . . the most exhilarating photo book of the year . . . . The book is a tour de force, a sustained burst of emotion, and a transferable unit of joy.”
 

— The New York Times

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419732331, 144pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2018



About the Author

LA-born Lawrence Weschler is the award-winning author of Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees (about Robert Irwin), True to Life (about David Hockney), Mr. Wilson’s Cabinet of Wonders, and Everything That Rises: A Book of Convergences, among many others. He lives in New York City.