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Explore the captivating world of 1970s California skateboarding through Hugh Holland's lens in Last Days of Summer. This complete archive, enriched with many never-before-seen images, an introduction by acclaimed artist Shepard Fairey, and extensive interviews, unveils the evolution of a legendary subculture and the photographer who documented it all.

Available for Pre-Order. The book will be released on September 17, 2024

Color photographs.
Size: 9 x 12 in (22.86 x 30.48 cm)
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover
Introduction by Shepard Fairey
Written texts by Nick Owchar

Hugh Holland is a Los Angeles–based photographer who rose to fame with now-classic 1970s images of skateboarders and their burgeoning subculture. He has exhibited his photographs at galleries and retailers around the world, including M+B Gallery in L.A., Benrubi Gallery in New York, Colette in Paris, and Herman Miller in Tokyo, to name a few. He has also done recent brand collaborations with Lanvin, Vans, and Wax Poster. His books include Locals Only by AMMO Books and Silver. Skate. Seventies. by Chronicle Chroma.

Shepard Fairey is an internationally acclaimed artist who emerged from the skateboarding scene in the late 1980s. Fairey has exhibited globally and his work is featured in museum collections around the world, including the Smithsonian in Washington, DC, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

Nick Owchar is the founder of Impressive Content, an editing and content service. He is a writer with more than twenty years of professional experience in journalism and higher education. He is also the former deputy book editor for the Los Angeles Times. Work in progress: Sorry for the Interruptions: A Novel.