ITEM 04: "Anthropogenic Crisis #080837 California Buckwheat" by Douglas Stockdale
"Anthropogenic Crisis #080837 (California Buckwheat)" by Douglas Stockdale
Archival Pigment Print, 1/1, printed on Hahnemuehle Metallic Rage, 11"x14" flush mount in 11"x14" wood frame, Valued at $650
Artist Bio: Douglas Stockdale (American) is a visual artist and Senior Editor & founder of PhotoBook Journal, the contemporary photobook review magazine, on the adjunct faculty of the Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP), Medium Photo (San Diego) and Southeast Center for Photography (SEC4P). Stockdale’s artistic investigations focus various aspects of memory and mental health while being fascinated by science. He has been published by Punctum Edizioni (Rome, Italy), self-published three limited edition artists books and two photographic guides. Stockdale’s artist books are recognized as Best Photography Books for 2014 (Pine Lake) and 2014 (Bluewater Shore). Stockdale’s artwork is in the permanent collections of Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma (MACRO, Rome, Italy), Reminders Photobook Library (Tokyo, Japan), Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library (Yale University, Boston, MA), Frick Fine Arts Library (University of Pittsburgh, PA), The Franklin Furnace Archive (Brooklyn, NY) and the book collection of the School of Visual Arts (NYC, NY). He has been featured in LensWork, photo-eye, Silvershotz, Lenscratch, VoyageLA, OpenShow and Looking at Photographs, among others. He has been included in many solo and group exhibitions and received numerous awards in recognition of his artwork and his writing about art and photography. He curated exhibitions for Los Angles Center of Photography (LACP), Photo Independent (Los Angeles), LA Photo Curator, Photographers Exchange and Fotografia Internazionale di Roma, (Rome, Italy), co-curated with 10x10 Photobooks (NY) and FotoBookFestival Kassel (Germany). He leads a popular photographic book design workshop as well as a portfolio reviewer for various organizations. He has a Masters from the University of La Verne, California and a bachelors in Industrial Design from Michigan State University. His studio is located in Orange County, CA and he will magically appear on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.