Hatje Cantz Verlag is an international specialist publisher for art, architecture, photography & design, founded in 1945. Around 200 new titles are currently appearing in the publishing program every year.

This photo book set by Nick BRANDT includes the volumes 'The Day May Break' (2021) and 'The Day May Break. Chapter Two' (2023).
88,00 € * Weight 4.5 kg
Cloth bound HC with tipped in photograph (no dust jacket, as issued), 31,5 x 26,5 x 2 cm., 176 pp., 82 color ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
In out-of-print street-photography book 'Istanbul', Andreas HERZAU captures facets of the city on the border between Europe and Asia: Workers on the ferry from one continent to the other as well as Muslims at prayer and people in front of fashion posters.
39,95 € * Weight 1.3 kg
HC, 15 x 20 cm., 128 pp., 100 ills., bilingual text: German / ENglish
0,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
In China DE MAAR made photographs of the ephemeral world of the home, of being rooted. The trained sociologist seeks out those striking and magical places where families have come together for generations-where life has 'worn itself into' a house.
from 42,00 € Weight 1.1 kg
'Fotografien 1980-2010' gives a perfect overview of the photographic work of Hans-Christian SCHINK, including his series around German unity and series created in Asia. The conflict between civilization and nature can be found in almost all his works.
58,00 € * Weight 1.4 kg
The volume 'Liechtenstein' documents a group of 20 photographs by former BECHER-scholar Candida HÖFER taken in fall/winter 2021. The works reflect her exploration of places of cultural life and, in this case, the architecture of the Kunstmuseum in Vaduz.
50,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
This monograph comprehensively documents Toni SCHNEIDERS 'artistic life's work. On display are the well-known works from the 'fotoform' era, the travel photographs taken since the late 1950s, as well as nature, technology and portrait photographs.
0,00 € *
This catalog contains two significant photo projects from American photographer Mitch EPSTEIN: 'Recreation' documents the openness of a pluralistic society. 'American Power' draws attention to one of America's central power factors, the energy industry.
from 39,80 € Weight 1.5 kg
The out-of-print book 'Franz Gertsch 'The Seventies' shows the large-format key works by Swiss artist. His participation in the legendary 1972 documenta brought him international breakthrough. The photorealism paintings here date from this creative period
44,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 23,5 x 26,5 x 2 cm., 126 pp., 44 color ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
The photo and text book, 'Side Walk', combines very personal photographs & writings by Italian photographer Frank HORVAT, taken during his time in New York in the late 1970s and the 80s. Through different papers, 'Side Walk' depicts both sides of his work
38,00 € *
zweite Auflage, Broschierte Ausgabe ohne Schutzumschlag (wie erschienen), 180 S., farbig illustriert, deutsch-sprachiger Text - TEXT ONLY IN GERMAN!
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'Black and White' shows the lesser-known facet of the work of the photographer Fred HERZOG who emigrated in the early 1950s to Vancouver. Complementing 'Modern Color', it gathers almost graphic scenes of light & shadow and moments of life outside the city
34,00 € *
HC, 25 x 29 cm., 152 pp., 120 duotone b/w ills., text language: English
19,95 € *
A plea for slowness and a close look - intense images, quiet & sensual. Continuing the tradition of old masterly portrait and still life painting, belgian photographer Eva VERMANDEL struggles in its work against the media flood of disposable pictures.
29,00 € *
German-Dutch photographer Germaine KRULL is one of the discoverers of modernity. For a long time, her works were hardly accessible because they were scattered in individual archives. The out-of-print catalog with over 150 vintage prints closes this gap.
from 28,00 € Weight 1.4 kg
The book 'Calcutta' contains photoworks by twenty-one photographers who, under the direction of Peter BIALOBRZESKI, have documented the disappearing, crumbling splendor of this incomparable cultural heritage as part of the 'Kolkata Heritage Photo Project'
29,80 € * Weight 1.2 kg
'Der Blick auf zwei Welten' by Robert HAAS contains touching everyday and social studies of interwar Vienna as well as fascinating shots of the American way of life with sensitive portraits of great personalities and 'Street photography' from New York.
35,00 €
The out-of-print volume 'Ed Ruscha. Road Tested' contains key works from throughout the artist's career and how his penchant for driving and mobility inspired him. A fold-out map shows his 1956 driving route, as well as several other stops in Los Angeles.
from 35,00 €
The photo volume 'Works. 2023-1996' by Andreas GEFELLER brings together previously unpublished works, key images as well as current works. It shows how the photographer takes a critical look at a digitalized world and questions human habits of perception.
48,00 € *
In Yoruba country in Nigeria, the birth rate of twins is ten times higher than usual. Based on this story, the photographers Sanne de WILDE & Bénédicte KURZEN have made twin pairs colorful portraits in 'Land of Ibeji', staging them extremely imaginative.
from 50,00 € Weight 1.6 kg
In the photo book 'The Day May Break. Chapter Two' by Nick BRANDT, people and animals seem to be trying to find their way in a new world. In the Senda Verde wildlife sanctuary in Bolivia, they are already entering the new phase that our world has reached.
58,00 € *
In the photo book 'The Way Home', British photographer Tom HUNTER tells stories from the London/Hackney between 1990 & 2011. Among the series featured are 'Travellers', 'Persons Unknown', 'Life and Death in Hackney' and 'Living in Hell and Other stories'.
78,00 € Weight 1.6 kg
English edition. This catalog raisonné documents the entire spectrum of graphic and photographic editions by prominent German artist Gerhard RICHTER as well as his books, multiples and editions in oil that he realized between 1965 and 2004.
49,95 €
The book 'Iran. Interupted" by Beatrice MINDA makes visible and tangible how private spaces reflect the contemporary mentality of their inhabitants as well as cultural-historical & social contexts and thus subtly articulate the socio-political dimension.
38,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
The book gives photo series a contextualization and brings them into a sensually experienceable form. In 'Fotobuch denken' (Thinking the Photobook) Bettina LOCKEMANN opens an approach from a scientific point and elaborates precise terms for its analysis.
from 24,00 € Weight 0.2 kg
This volume, 'Modern Color' to the work of Fred HERZOG, brings together more than 230 color photographs, most of which had never been reproduced before. It contains text contributions by the highly esteemed authors David Campany and Hans-Michael Koetzle.
40,00 € Weight 2 kg
HC with dust jacket, 33 x 25,5 x 2 cm., 88 pp., 34 color ills., bilingual text: German / English
0,00 € *
In his out-of-print photo volume 'Blank', Andreas GEFELLER approaches the earth from space for the first time and presents seductively radiant satellite images of nocturnal urban centers: technoid light paths and luminous grids prove our human existence.
19,80 € *
In the sequel to the successful 'Helsinki School' series, this compendium 'Volume 3. Young Photography by Taik', Timothy Persons presents seventeen young artists and their incredibly multifaceted, experimental works of great technical perfection.
14,95 € *
'VERY' not only covers the period from the 1960s, but also shows the technically and graphically new approaches in Ed RUSCHA's work. An essay by George Condo and an interview by the curator of the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art round off the volume.
40,00 € *
'Dancing with my camera' is the most comprehensive publication on Dayanita SINGH to date. It presents her work, contains works from the 80s, a new series and the works 'Museum of Chance', 'Museum of Shedding', 'I am as I am', 'Go Away Closer' & 'Box 507'.
40,00 € Weight 0.6 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 22 x 29 x 2 cm., 102 pp., 39 b/w ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
'The Day May Break' by Nick BRANDT portrays people with animals affected by environmental impacts. Due to climate change, people have been displaced e.g. by hurricanes or droughts. The rescued animals could be photographed in one picture with humans.
54,00 € Weight 1.8 kg
This monograph makes the best of Lee MILLER's work accessible, including surrealist compositions & travel photos. At the end of the Second World War she was a war correspondent in Europe and documented the liberated Dachau & Buchenwald concentration camps
0,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
The out-of-print photo volume 'The Polaroids' by Sibylle BERGEMANN contains poetic and empathetic moments that document what basically cannot be captured. Dreamlike and delicate images against oblivion, which elude a temporal and spatial classification.
98,00 € * Weight 0.5 kg
'Vagabond photographer' - here the edition in German language - is the first monograph about the Chilean Magnum photographer Sergio LARRAIN. It is divided into two main axes, Latin America and Europe, and also includes images from his book 'Valparaiso'.
0,00 € * Weight 2 kg
Heine, Achim / Rebekka Reuter / Ulrike Willingmann (eds) - HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 25,5 x 32,5 cm., 192 pp., 230 color ills., bilingual texts: German / English. Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2011.
0,00 € *
Out-of-print monograph 'A System of Moments' is a comprehensive publication devoted to the diverse activities of American actor and photographer Dennis HOPPER's nearly 50-year career. It also presents recent photographic works created in the 1990s.
120,00 € Weight 1.7 kg
Linen bound HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 35 x 29 x 2,5 cm., 192 pp., 106 color ills., bilingual texts: German / English
19,80 € *
This monograph on British photographer Tom Hunter brings together three bodies of work, 'Persons Unknown,' 'Travellers' & 'Life and Death in Hackney,' as well as the 'Swan Songs' series. Texts are by Michael Bracewell, Paul Shepheard, and Jean Wainwright.
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The works by Jeff WALL collected here include large-format slides, b/w images & color photo prints. More recent images enter into a dialog with works from the time of his artistic beginnings and reveal a variety of references in terms of content & form.
58,00 € * Weight 1.4 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 28 x 30,5 x 2 cm., 122 pp., 97 ills., bilingual text: German / English
19,95 € *
The out-of-print photo volume on Helga PARIS documents the melancholy vitality of East Berlin corner pubs and the poetic tristesse of Berlin streets in the 1970s. Here, we travel to Georgia & Transylvania and wander through the industrial city of Halle.
0,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
This monograph contains impressive pictures by Jürgen SCHADEBERG, black and white works of his entire oeuvre (1951-2005) from South Africa, Lesotho, Berlin, London, Malaga, New York, Botswana and again South Africa with the photos of Nelson Mandela.
68,00 € * Weight 2.5 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 25 x 34 cm., 176 pp., 100 color ills., bilingual text: German / English
50,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 25 x 29 x 1,5 cm., 128 pp., 70 color ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
In her out-of-print photographic volume 'Borgo Romanità Alleanza', Johanna DIEHL documents over 20 planned settlements in fascist Italy, examines pictorial programs in Rome and shows architectural evidence of an unholy alliance between church and state.
58,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
In his atmospheric photo volume 'Nail Houses', Peter BIALOBRZESKI records buildings in China that are about to be demolished. For outsiders, the color photographs taken in the evening convey a feeling of homeliness, despite the cracks in the walls.
78,00 € * Weight 0.7 kg
In his book ''Doubleday. Berlin from 1860 to the Present Day', Michael WESELY explores the archaeological dimensions of photography by superimposing his own photographs precisely over historical views of Berlin architecture from the 19th & 20th centuries.
44,00 € * Weight 1 kg
For his book 'Berlin. City of Transience', Jean-Paul DERIDDER has captured the 'city of boards between all the renovated houses': imaginative buildings & sculptures by children's architects - symbols of free play and the free appropriation of public space
19,80 € * Weight 1 kg
The large-format photo book explores the relationship between animals, humans and nature through a contemporary interpretation of the millennial hunting genre. The series examines a classic topic in the border area between documentary photography and art.
178,00 €
HC with print (no dust jacket, as issued), 24,5 x 29,5 cm., 128 pp., 90 ills., text language: English
99,00 € *
The out-of-print photographic volume 'Story/No Story' by Tobias ZIELONY provides an overview of his work since 2000, which has mainly been taken in social hotspots in Bristol, Halle-Neustadt, Marseille, South Los Angelesas well as in Winnipeg, Canada.
248,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
Out-of-print, but newly released photo volume 'Contraband' by Taryn SIMON documents in photographs over 1000 items that were seized around the clock from passengers entering the U.S. from abroad and detained, as well as express shipments that were seized.
from 40,00 €
'Wolfgang Tillmans: Reader' contains chronologically arranged contributions by the artist, who creatively deals with many topics of our time in a great complexity. The topics are photography, music, nightlife, astronomy, spirituality, politics & activism.
40,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
In is photo volume 'Siberian Summer', Olaf Otto BECKER documents the inhospitable formations of earth and ice that tower like abstract sculptures above wet beaches in the permafrost zone, a group of researchers and the half-ruined port city of Tiksi.
68,00 € * Weight 1.8 kg
The out-of-print survey volume on the photography of Dennis GUN features works - primarily photographic stagings - by turkish-born artist from 2008 to 2010. He critically explored historical and art historical as well as scientific and mythological themes
58,00 € Weight 1.8 kg
This out-of-print photo volume, '1985-2005' by Gregory CREWDSON, for the first time brings together all the photographic productions by the American photo artist in one volume, including the previously unpublished series, 'Beneath the Roses'.
98,00 € Weight 2 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 31 x 25,5 x 2 cm., 1600 pp., 76 color ills., 1,400 gr., bilingual text: English / German
0,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 25 x 30,5 x 2,5 cm., 216 pp.,color ills., text language: English
15,00 € *
'Paradise Now' by Peter BIALOBRZESKI presents fragments of nature in the artificially illuminated infrastructure of major Asian cities. In the sun from car headlights and illuminated skyscrapers, the urban green alternates between hyperreal and surreal.
98,00 € * Weight 1.5 kg
Vorzugsausgabe mit sign. & num. Originalabzug (Aufl. 20 +2 hc) in gewebebezogener Grafikmappe. Buch: HC, 32,5 x 28,5 cm., 120 pp., 112 ills.(43 in color), German & English
850,00 € *
'Innenwelten' by Beatrice MINDA explores the relationship between home, exile & identity. After interiors in Romania, she photographed in preferred destinations of Romanian migrants, finally followed by shacks of migrant workers in the suburbs of Paris.
0,00 € *
HC with dust jacket, 31 x 26 x 2,5 cm., 230 pp., 98 s/w ills.
49,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 23 x 27 cm., 2 pp., 38 color ills., bilingual text: German / English, - Also available as Special Ed. with Print (as long as available)
34,00 € *
This very comprehensive photo volume on Arno FISCHER presents the most important groups of works by the German postwar photographer. The texts by Matthias Flügge and Thomas Martin deepen the understanding of a versatile, impressive work.
48,00 € * Weight 1.5 kg
Pb. (no dust jacket, as issued), 22 x 28 cm., 208 pp., b/w ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
They have developed into status symbols and have become the source of diverse experiences. 'Swimming Pools' shows their different layers of meaning in photographs by Martin PARR, Harry GRUYAERT, ABBAS, Deanna TEMPLETON, LARTIGUE, Slim AARONS among others.
40,00 €
With photo works by Matthew BARNEY, Christian BOLTANSKI, Hanne DARBOVEN, Tacita DEAN, Gabriel OROZCO, Richard PRINCE, Klaus RINKE, Cindy SHERMAN, Taryn SIMON and many more
35,00 € *
'MAGNUM's first' reproduces the first MAGNUM show with 83 black-and-white images by the Magnum photographers Werner BISCHOF, Henri CARTIER-BRESSON, Robert CAPA, Ernst HAAS, Erich LESSING, Jean MARQUIS, Inge MORATH & Marc RIBOUD, reproduced in large format
38,00 € * Weight 1.7 kg
German Ed., gebundene Ausgabe ohne Schutzumschlag (wie erschienen), 30 x 36 cm., 272 pp., 151 ills., deutsch-sprachiger Text - GERMAN TEXT ONLY! (French or English version also to pre-order!)
79,00 € *
'Charlotte March. Photographer' reveals an early work, which ties in with Humanist photography. Her sensitive view of people on the fringes of society and her narrative imagery show her emancipatory attitude at the time of the social upheaval in the 1960s
48,00 € * Weight 1.3 kg
The photographic volume 'Reenactment' by Arwed MESSMER presents an artistic perspective on the legacy of the GDR secret police. It uses photos from the archives of the Ministry of State Security (Stasi) showing failed escape attempts at the Berlin Wall.
20,00 € * Weight 0.8 kg
'Bilderatlas Mnemosyne' gathers the 63 plates from art historian Aby Warburg's lost legacy, from which he traces patterns from Antiquity to the Renaissance to Contemporary Culture. His approach is inspiration for the visually and digitally dominated world
0,00 € *
Out-of-print book 'Zusammenleben' (Live together) by Ute MAHLER contains portraits from the GDR of the 1970s & 1980s. Ostkreuz photographer documents the different ways how people experience everyday life together and subtly captures what remains unsaid.
from 120,00 € Weight 1.2 kg
Out-of-print photo book 'Aftermath' by Jörn VANHÖFEN captures rapidly changing places in a peculiarly poetic way: the Chicago Stock Exchange, Cape Town's townships, forest fires in Puglia, Detroit's abandoned factories and the scrap yard in the Ruhr area.
58,00 € *
'An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar' by Taryn SIMON provides amazing insights into remote corners of the USA. With her pictures, she opens up unknown, even uncanny territories of a society whose self-image is based on being open & transparent.
498,00 € * Weight 1.7 kg
In the volume 'DDR Ansichten. Views of a Vanished Country', Thomas HOEPKER documents life and the GDR from 1959 until the fall of the Berlin Wall: rallies, dilapidated facades & prefabricated buildings, empty display cases as well as portraits of artists.
298,00 € * Weight 1.7 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 18,5 x 25,5 cm., 128 pp., 118 ills., bilingual texts: English / German
28,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 18 x 24 cm., 64 pp., 22 ills., bilingual texts: German / English
16,00 € *
In the book 'Lost in Transition' Peter BIALOBRZESKI examines the change in urban places, often located on the periphery of cities. The color photographs describe the appearance of this transition: from the old to the new, from the familiar to the abstract
128,00 €
Out-of-print photo book 'Wegweiser zum Glück' (Roadmap to Happiness) by Wilhelm SCHÜRMANN deals with everyday life in a Dortmund street). The serial black-and-white photographs in the book lie somewhere between factual stocktaking and personal enthusiasm.
28,00 € * Weight 1.7 kg
'Stadt. Land. Hund' (City. Country. Dog) Photographs 1966-2010' accompanies an exhibition on the work by Sibylle BERGEMANN. In over 200 photographs it presents her unique cosmos. For the first time, it contains motifs from her early work in former GDR.
48,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 21,5 x 30 x 3,5 cm., 749 pp., b/w ills., bilingual texts: German / English
0,00 € *
SC, 22 x 31 x 2 cm., 200 pp., 90 color ills., text language: English
17,80 € *
'From Here to There' presents the complete spectrum of Alec SOTH's work. The book contains also critical essays that offer information on the working process, photographic historical tradition that underlies his practice, and reflections on recent series.
140,00 € Weight 1.2 kg
Out-of-print book 'Photographs' by Götz DIERGARTEN shows German facades, French beach cabins and British seaside resort architecture. Conceptually strictly based on the Becher school, but the images of colorful beach huts radiate originality & uniqueness.
72,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 35 x 28 x 2,5 cm., 176 pp., 76 color ills., bilingual: German / English
48,00 € *
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 35 x 28 x 2,5 cm., 188 pp., 77 color ills., text language: English
0,00 € *
The out-of-print photographic volume 'Der Garten / The Garden' by prominent German photographer Arno FISCHER contains a selection of this now thirty-year-long work on nature photography with poaroid film, presented here for the first time in book form.
120,00 € * Weight 0.9 kg
The young Finnish photo scene shows many facets. After the great success of the first publication 'The Helsinki School', the new volume, 'New Photography by Taik 'again one of the most unusual artistic approaches in current, conceptual photography.
0,00 € *
Photo volume At War' by Anja NIEDRINGHAUS shows life in wartime, exhausted soldiers, desperate prisoners, but also laughter and joie de vivre in the midst of suffering. The texts as well as image-theoretical considerations make it an important document.
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