The John Yeon Center for Architecture and the Landscape is releasing two books to accompany the Portland Art Museum exhibition – Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes, and Collections of John Yeon – Opening in May 2017.
John Yeon: Architecture
John Yeon: Architecture, features essays by Museum of Modern Art architecture curator Barry Bergdoll, UC Berkeley scholar Marc Treib, architect John Cava, and Yeon Center director Randy Gragg, as well as photographs by Ezra Stoller, Roger Sturtevant, Maynard Parker, and others.
John Yeon: Landscape
John Yeon: Landscape, surveys Yeon’s far-reaching conservation work in the Columbia River Gorge, the Oregon Coast, the Olympics, and elsewhere in the Northwest. It features photographs by Susan Seubert and essays by landscape historian Kenneth Helphand, the founding director of Friends of the Columbia Gorge Bowen Blair, and Yeon Center director Randy Gragg.