For Fred Herzog: Vancouver Photographs "Every city should be as lucky as Vancouver to have a photographer like Fred Herzog as a resident." - National Post "This will be a long-term treasure in a good photo book collection; I prize my copy." - Online Photographer
About the Author
Fred Herzog was born in 1930 in Germany and immigrated to Canada in 1952. After a three-year stint as a sea man, he begin working as a medical photographer at Vancouver s St. Paul s Hospital, while still finding time to hone his art, choosing colour film as a way to capture the city s vitality. He has participated in exhibitions across the country and around the world, from the Laurence Miller Gallery in New York to the C/O Berlin in Germany. He lives in Vancouver, B.C. Douglas Coupland is an artist and bestselling author. Sarah Milroy is an art critic, and former editor of Canadian Art magazine. Jeff Wall s photography has been shown in galleries around the world, including the MoMA and the Tate Modern. Claudia Gochmann is an art historian and writer based in Berlin.