Altered Landscapes: The Photographs of John Pfahl by Peter C. Bunnell

By Peter C. Bunnell

John Pfahl is a modern photographic artist whose physique of labor spans the earlier thirty years. He makes use of nature as his material, yet introduces components similar to string or aluminum foil, and arranges those fabrics with easy methods of viewpoint. This publication covers a few of his earliest paintings, and exhibits his knack for controlling standpoint to create photos that appear flat, yet upon nearer inspection demonstrate themselves to be really gigantic.

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Choir Ba silic a of Sa int-Denis Saint-Denis, France, 1140–44, modified 1231 30 Choir Ba silic a of St. M a ry M agda lene Vézelay, France, begun after 1165 31 Nave Church of Sa int R émi Reims, France, 1005–49, rebuilt and vaulted ca. 1150 32 Nave Well s Cathedr a l Wells, England, 1190–1230 33 Becket’s Corona Canterbury Cathedral Canterbury, England, 1175–84 35 Nave Sa nta M a r í a de Sa ntes Cr eus Santes Creus, Spain, ca. 1174–1314 36 Nave Old Cathedr a l Salamanca, Spain, 1150–80 37 Nave Sa nta M a r i a d’A lcobaç a Alcobaça, Portugal, 1170–1223 39 Nave Cathedr a l of Notr e-Da me Paris, France, 1163–1250 40 Nave Ch a rtr es Cathedr a l Chartres, France, 1194–1260, vaults complete by 1217 41 Nave Bourges Cathedr a l Bourges, France, begun 1195, nave 1225–55 42 Nave R eims Cathedr a l Reims, France, 1211–85 43 Nave Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 45 Crossing Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 46 Choir Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 47 Nave A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, 1220–36 49 Crossing A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 50 Choir A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 51 South transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 52 North transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 53 Choir Be au va is Cathedr a l Beauvais, France, 1225–1337 54 Choir Cologne Cathedr a l Cologne, Germany, begun 1248 55 Nave Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 56 Choir Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 57 Nave Ba silic a of Sa int-Ur ba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 58 Choir Ba silic a of Sa int-Urba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 59 Nave Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 60 Choir Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 61 Nave Worcester Cathedr a l Worcester, England, ca.

1174–1314 36 Nave Old Cathedr a l Salamanca, Spain, 1150–80 37 Nave Sa nta M a r i a d’A lcobaç a Alcobaça, Portugal, 1170–1223 39 Nave Cathedr a l of Notr e-Da me Paris, France, 1163–1250 40 Nave Ch a rtr es Cathedr a l Chartres, France, 1194–1260, vaults complete by 1217 41 Nave Bourges Cathedr a l Bourges, France, begun 1195, nave 1225–55 42 Nave R eims Cathedr a l Reims, France, 1211–85 43 Nave Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 45 Crossing Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 46 Choir Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 47 Nave A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, 1220–36 49 Crossing A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 50 Choir A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 51 South transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 52 North transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 53 Choir Be au va is Cathedr a l Beauvais, France, 1225–1337 54 Choir Cologne Cathedr a l Cologne, Germany, begun 1248 55 Nave Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 56 Choir Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 57 Nave Ba silic a of Sa int-Ur ba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 58 Choir Ba silic a of Sa int-Urba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 59 Nave Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 60 Choir Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 61 Nave Worcester Cathedr a l Worcester, England, ca.

Choir Ba silic a of Sa int-Denis Saint-Denis, France, 1140–44, modified 1231 30 Choir Ba silic a of St. M a ry M agda lene Vézelay, France, begun after 1165 31 Nave Church of Sa int R émi Reims, France, 1005–49, rebuilt and vaulted ca. 1150 32 Nave Well s Cathedr a l Wells, England, 1190–1230 33 Becket’s Corona Canterbury Cathedral Canterbury, England, 1175–84 35 Nave Sa nta M a r í a de Sa ntes Cr eus Santes Creus, Spain, ca. 1174–1314 36 Nave Old Cathedr a l Salamanca, Spain, 1150–80 37 Nave Sa nta M a r i a d’A lcobaç a Alcobaça, Portugal, 1170–1223 39 Nave Cathedr a l of Notr e-Da me Paris, France, 1163–1250 40 Nave Ch a rtr es Cathedr a l Chartres, France, 1194–1260, vaults complete by 1217 41 Nave Bourges Cathedr a l Bourges, France, begun 1195, nave 1225–55 42 Nave R eims Cathedr a l Reims, France, 1211–85 43 Nave Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 45 Crossing Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 46 Choir Soissons Cathedr a l Soissons, France, begun 1197 47 Nave A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, 1220–36 49 Crossing A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 50 Choir A miens Cathedr a l Amiens, France, completed 1269 51 South transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 52 North transept arm Troy es Cathedr a l Troyes, France, 1208–40 53 Choir Be au va is Cathedr a l Beauvais, France, 1225–1337 54 Choir Cologne Cathedr a l Cologne, Germany, begun 1248 55 Nave Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 56 Choir Sa inte-Ch a ppelle Paris, France, 1242–48 57 Nave Ba silic a of Sa int-Ur ba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 58 Choir Ba silic a of Sa int-Urba in Troyes, France, 1262–86 59 Nave Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 60 Choir Sa lisbury Cathedr a l Salisbury, England, 1220–58 61 Nave Worcester Cathedr a l Worcester, England, ca.

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