Pocket Essays is a new series from The Velvet Cell. Each book is framed by a particular theme that relates to photography. The series is edited by Kyler Zeleny, author of Out West, which was published by The Velvet Cell in 2014.
Shot over 28 years, American Motel Signs is a unique insight into one of the most fascinating aspects of contemporary American culture. These motel signs, from the Sleepy Hollow Motel [Utah, 2007] to the Teddy Bear Motel [North Carolina, 1983] represent the many faces of everyday America that has become so ubiquitous in mainstream culture today.
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Next week I will be participating at the Tokyo Art Book Fair here in Japan. This will be The Velvet Cell’s 3rd time to participate. I previously attended it in 2013 and 2014.
We are happy to announce our second book by photographer Alexander Gronsky titled Mountains and Waters.
Proudly announcing our new book, Jakarta: Modest Interventions and Minor Improvisations by Isidro Ramirez.
Proudly announcing our 1st publication of 2016, and our 3rd in the City Diaries Series with Peter Bialobrzeski, after Athens Diary (2015) and Cairo Diary (2014)
I'm delighted to release our final book of 2015 - In Search of Habitat by Lars Rolfsted Mortensen. Lars came to me with this project back in May 2015 and I loved it instantly. It's exactly the kind of project I created The Velvet Cell to provide a platform for.