Art & Photos

ART & PHOTOS

Art and Photo Book Picks for Fall

Art and activism from California’s Native Americans and a celebration of the state’s iconic redwoods.

Richie Silverman, extreme tanner, West Hollywood, California, January 1979. The photograph is from Roger Steffens’s The Family Acid: California, which looks back at the Golden State from 1968 to 2015.
ROGER STEFFENS
ART & PHOTOS

Roger Steffens’s Nonstop Set of Visual Stimulations

The Family Acid: California bears witness to a long, strange trip.

A sunset “fog sandwich” engulfs the City by the Bay at dusk in this photograph from San Francisco on Instagram.
VINCENT JAMES
ART & PHOTOS

Three Photo Books With Lenses Aimed West

Three new photo books look at the urban landscapes of the West—with mixed results.