Rome: Drago Arts & Communications, 2002. First edition. Softcover. Signed Ed Templeton 2004 on photo-illustrated endpaper. Quarto. 103 (1)pp. French & English text. Original photo-illustrated wraps with black lettering on cover, red and white on spine. Photo-illustrated endpapers. Frontispiece. Illustrated title page. Fine, as new copy.
Photographs documenting youth culture in joyous, passionate and exuberant as well as desolate settings. Includes drawings by and an interview with Templeton by Jerome Sans; "Waiting for the earth to explode (French and English);" and text by Aurélie Voltz in English translation: forever young. Templeton "A fixture of the Los Angeles skateboarding scene, Ed Templeton has been producing photographs, documenting a real story of his life, international tours, and encounters in the skateboarding world for over 10 years. Fueled by incredible raw energy, irreverence, and spontaneity, his work is comprised of an extraordinary number of photographs and canvases, as well as a body of graphic work from drawings, sketch books and collages to montages and correspondence." (Roberts Projects). Near fine to fine condition. Item #50380