DesignerPages Media
Categories: BuzzBookshelf

Bunkers: Ruins of War in a New American Landscape

Photographer Alex Fradkin captured the architecture of war along the coast of the San Francisco Bay area in the book Bunkers: Ruins of War in a New American Landscape. The earliest bunkers date from the Mexican–American War all the way up to the Cold War, these bunkers were built in anticipation of an enemy who never arrived. A personal photographic project which took Fradkin eight years to complete will be published by Chronicle Books in the fall of this year.

[via Daily Icon]

Posted February 24th, 2009 by xhtmlized


  • http://www.bloomacious.com carrie @ bloomacious.com

    wow - I grew up in Marin County and have seen these old bunkers a thousand times. They are so bizarre aren’t they? Spooky too.

  • Tirlas

    Anyone think of the movie Valiant? Even though the location is a little off :)

  • Elizabeth Polash

    If you don’t mind me asking, i’m actually quite the fanatic about these bunker.. where is this debris located exactly?
    Thank you.

Promo Video

Sponsors

Latest from 3rings

New Scaled-Down ILBAGNOALESSI One Series Basins by Laufen

Due to high customer demand in the United States, ...

Nomadic Light by EK Design

Designed by Katharina Eisenkoeck of EK Design, the...

The Rockwell Collection by The Water Monopoly

London-based brand The Water Monopoly has launched...

Print and Pattern at London Design Festival: Top Five

Spotted across walls, floors and ceilings, this ye...

Robus by Stylex

Designed for conference and desking situations, Ro...

Contribute

Do you have news you would like to share with us?
Submit to Otto.