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Title Infinite ice : the Arctic and the Alps from 1860 to the present / edited by Monika Faber ; foreword by Klaus Albrecht Schröder ; with texts by Monika Faber ... [and others] ; [translation, Michael Wolfson].

Published Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz ; Vienna : Albertina, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC ef  778.936 INFI    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Weite des Eises. English.
Physical description 109 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 25 x 32 cm
Notes "This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition 'Die Weite des Eises--Arktis und Alpen 1860 bis heute' (Infinite Ice--The Arctic and the Alps from 1860 to the Present)', August 22 - November 23, 2008--Colophon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Infinite ice : on photographers' perception of the Alps and the Arctic since 1863 / Monika Faber -- Gustav Jägermayer's Oesterreichische Alpen ; Friedrich Würthle and Adolphe Braun : high Alpine photography as a touristic medium in the nineteenth century / Maren Gröning -- Friedrich Simony : the photographic exploration of the Dachstein region / Monika Faber -- Wilhelm Burger and Count Hans Wilczek : expedition photography in Arctic light / Astrid Mahler -- Richard Basso : first international polar year / Herbert Justnik -- Heroism of ice ; Olafur Eliasson : a museum of glaciers / Monika Faber -- Walter Niedermayr's work on the Alpine image / Michael Ponstingl -- Darren Almond : arctic ice, arctic time / Monika Faber.
Other author Faber, Monika, 1954-
Graphische Sammlung Albertina.
Subject Photography of mountains -- Alps -- Exhibitions.
Glaciers -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Alps -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Arctic regions -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Antarctica -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Variant Title Arctic and the Alps from 1860 to the present.
ISBN 9783775722537 (English edition)
377572253X (English edition)
9783775722520 (German edition)
3775722521 (German edition)