RULE WITHOUT EXCEPTION. Organized by Julia Brown Turrell.
Albuquerque: Published by the University of New Mexico Press in association with the Des Moines Art Center, 1990. Baltz, Lewis. First edition. Folio, 154 pp., full-page b&w and color photographs. A fine copy in the color illustrated dust jacket. SIGNED and inscribed by the photographer on the first white leaf. Item #52056
Organized by Julia Brown Turrell, this book served as the catalogue for retrospective exhibition held at the Des Moines Art Center.
"This book was conceived by the artist in collaboration with designer Connie Wilson. It is a new work in itself, offering its own narrative and artistic statement through its sequence of images, its juxtaposition of images and text and its highlighting of details." [Julia Brown Turrell].
Additional texts by Marvin Heiferman, Paolo Costantini, Shirley Irons, Gus Blaisdell, Jane Livingston, Mowry Baden, Mark Haworth-Booth, Bernard Lamarche-Vadel, Jeff Kelley, Oliver Boissière and Michael Schmidt.