As per the Critics
Photographs to swell the heart .... Like a Patek Philippe, [ANTARCTICA]
is a book you don't own, but merely look after for the next generation.”
“ Among the finest original art books produced in modern times.
The awards barely hint at the majesty within ANTARCTICA.”
The Los Angeles Times
“ This book is a rare work of art indeed. ... The Keoughs unbridled perfectionism
has produced a volume of jaw-dropping beauty and craftsmanship. ”
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer
“ A luxurious masterpiece ... stupendously vivid. ANTARCTICA is not a book.
It’s a work of art, a monument, the apogee of grandeur. ”
The Today Show NBC-TV
And more quotes ...
One of the most beautiful handmade books ever... It will become not just a book but a covetable work of art, a shrine, even, to the frozen continent and its inhabitants. Patek Philippe International Magazine
Words do little justice for properly conveying the feeling you get from cracking open ANTARCTICA for the first time. One would expect its contents to adorn an art gallery’s walls. Millionaire Magazine
Spectacular photography from the world’s remotest continent. TIME
Reinforce your coffee table. Box and book together weigh as much as a pair of fur seal pups: 27.6 pounds.
A book as uncompromising as the land it portrays. Vancouver Sun
The most amazing book I’ve ever seen. Each page is its own artistic statement. National Public Radio
Spectacular, eye popping, pupil expanding, eyebrow raising, mind-gluing, transportational photography. ...
An award-winning classic no well-heeled collector or lover of books should be without.
Some photos are almost too real, like the paintings of Alex Colville.
The Ottawa Citizen
Exquisite hand-crafted book-binding with striking exotic photos.
An award-winning masterpiece. Gulf Islands Driftwood
Turning a page of ANTARCTICA is like melting a layer of the continent’s ice... a wild discovery every minute. Victoria Times Colonist
Absolutely awestruck... There is nothing like the feel of this book.
The Robin and Maynard Show KQBZ Seattle
Absolutely spectacular ... literally a piece of art. Virginia Tonight
Each photograph is gallery work. National Post
ANTARCTICA is a wonder of publishing. Masterfully bound and filled with spectacular photos ...
The 19.2 pound behemoth is more art gallery piece than beach-reading material. Chicago Sun-Times
Few publishers would dare think on the scale of the Keoughs ... ANTARCTICA defies the imagination.
The Globe and Mail
Ein Buch für die Ewigkeit ... kein normales Buch. Er ist so konstruiert, daß er Jahrhunderts überdauern kann.
Bound to Perfection. Pat and Rosemarie Keough's tomes are the labour of love of a couple who complete each other and whose work personifies yin and yang in photography — detail and majesty, delicacy and ruggedness.
Taste of Life Magazine
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