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JR (Author / Photographer)

A lyrical, poignant ode to wrinkles and the stories they tell, by the world renowned photographer and public artist JR

This first-ever picture book by internationally acclaimed artist-photographer JR allows young readers to consider the lives and stories of the older people around them. Memories, experiences, and emotions are touched on in a welcoming way, creating the perfect conversation-starter between children and their elders.

Evocative black-and-white photographs of faces and simple, poignant read-aloud text consider the literal and lyrical meaning of wrinkles, leaving readers of all ages with a well-justified appreciation of aging and natural beauty.

Published to coincide with a major exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, opening in October 2019.

Hardback, 40 pages
Published by Phaidon (2019)
ISBN 9781838660161
21.5 x 21.5 cm