Summa, Ann -- The Beautiful & The Damned [Book]
NY: Foggy Notion Books/Smart Art Press, 2010. 9" x 12". 112pp. 182 black & white illustrations. NEW/in original shrink wrap.
A collection of more than 180 b/w photographs taken by Summa between 1978 and 1984, 95 of them previously unpublished, most revolving around the LA punk scene, but also including visitors from New York and the UK and influential artists Iggy Pop, Captain Beefheart and David Bowie. Features shots of the Screamers, the Germs, X, the Cramps, Tom Verlaine, James Chance, Lydia Lunch, Talking Heads, the Fall, the Clash, Magazine, the Slits, Nina Hagen, and many others.