Publications

After and Before

Boris Mikhailov


Exhibition catalogue for the 2002 exhibition, reproducing ten duotone images with original essays by James Elkins (”Rapatronic Photographs of Atomic Tests”) and Hilton Als (”Hiroshima, a life”).

The images presented here are from two distinct archives: the first, black-and-white vintage photographs by Dr. Harold Edgerton taken at nuclear test sites in the U.S. in the 1950s; the second, a collection of over 700 black-and-white vintage photographs shot in Hiroshima by a U.S. Navy officer during the first few months after the dropping of the atomic bomb on August 6, 1945.

PPP Editions, 2003



First edition: 1,000 copies.



Limited edition: 50 of 1,000 copies, signed.

4to.; black-and-white photographs; printed black paper covered boards.

︎︎︎ Exhibition