John Comazzi Publishes Balthazar Korab Biography

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A new illustrated biography by architecture faculty member John Comazzi, Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography, tells the story of Balthazar Korab, one of the mid-twentieth century’s most celebrated architecture photographers. It’s the first book dedicated solely to Korab’s life and career, with a portfolio of more than two hundred images from Korab’s professionally commissioned architecture photography as well as close examinations of Saarinen’s TWA Terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York and the Miller House in Columbus, Indiana.1347631137-cover-528x396.jpg

An exhibit featuring Korab’s work will be on display in the Goldstein Museum of Design HGA Gallery, Rapson Hall, October 29 – December 15, 2012. View photos from the exhibit opening.

Comazzi discussed the life and career of Balthazar Korab at the Trespa Design Centre in New York City on Thursday, October 25, 2012.

Book reviews: Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography (New York Times, July 25, 2012); Photo-Op: Curbside Cubism (Wall Street Journal, August 25, 2012); Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography (Archdaily, September 19, 2012); Picture Perfect (Dwell, January/February 2013).

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