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Beginnings to Today

Miranda Lash, Louis K. Meisel, Russell Lord

    ISBN: 978 1 85759 899 5

    Size: 248 x 305 mm / 12 x 9.75 in.

    Binding: Hardback

    Pages: 176

    In association with:

    Date published: September, 2014

    UK £35 /US $55


  • Includes essay by Louis K. Meisel, the foremost dealer in Photorealist painting
  • Accompanies a major exhibition at the New Orleans Museum of Art, November 2013–January 2014.


Featuring both iconic and never-before-published works, this eye-popping volume presents one of the first and finest collections of Photorealism in the United States. Published in conjunction with the exhibition Photorealism: Beginnings to Today at the New Orleans Museum of Art, the book presents seventy works from the late 1960s to recent years. The first affordable book in years on this popular genre of art.

Author information

Miranda Lash is Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Louis K. Meisel is the owner of the Louis K. Meisel Gallery and the man who coined the word ‘Photorealism’. Russell Lord is Curator of Photography, Prints, and Drawings at the New Orleans Museum of Art.