Bring a little thrill to your every morning. With TASCHEN’s 365 Day-by-Day Surfing, discover with each new date a new vintage photograph or art work that will have you waxing nostalgic for bygone beach vibes. Accompanying quotes from the heart of surf culture will be sure to lift your mind, and your spirits, beyond your desktop. At the end of the year, simply turn back to the beginning, and keep the adventurer in you alive!
Cultural anthropologist and graphic design historian Jim Heimann is Executive Editor for TASCHEN America, and author of numerous books on architecture, pop culture, and the history of the West Coast, Los Angeles, and Hollywood. His unrivaled private collection of ephemera has been featured in museum exhibitions around the world and in dozens of books.
ISBN 978-3-8365-4618-8 Multilingual Edition: English, French, German
“A collection of vintage photographs and art works that will have you waxing nostalgic for bygone beach vibes.”
— Drift Surfing, London
“Fan of vintage surf art? Surf history buff?…Read a page each day and let your mind wander, or submit to temptation and burn through the whole thing in just a few hours!…We’ll let you decide.”
— Bali Belly, Indonesia
“Love surfing? Love pop-culture? Then this is the book for you… Well worth the investment if you’re looking to add some colour to your coffee table.”
— Tracks, Sydney
“Even if the closest you’ve ever come to surfing is watching previews for Blue Crush, it’s hard to resist the ocular appeal of the daily images spanning the book’s 735 pages… the calendar format lets you count down the days through dreary winter until it's time to wax your board again.”
— Fastcodesign.com, New York
"Each day of the year is marked by its own stunning picture, offering a constant source of inspiration, and being a gorgeous work of art in its own right. Perfect!"