Bertien van Manen — Gluckauf

Bertien van Manen — Gluckauf

168 p / 24 x 29 cm / hardcover / colour / isbn 978-90-832858-4-9 / made in close collaboration with Schunck / texts: Fabian de Kloe, Patricia van den Ende, Marcia Luyten and Bertien van Manen

Bertien van Manen grew up in Heerlen, the centre of the eastern part of the former Dutch coal mining region, where her father worked as an engineer for the State Mines. This publication brings together photographs Bertien van Manen made in different mining towns: Wakefield and New Sharlston, Yorkshire (UK, 1970s), Most (CZ, 1980s), the Appalachian Mountains (US, 1980-1990s), and Apanas, Siberia (RU, 1990s).

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