Aging Gracefully

Karsten Thormaehlen


Fall in love with 52 wise, healthy and joyful 100-year-olds in this celebratory and uplifting art book. A beautiful and fascinating exploration of what it is like to be over 100 years old, Aging Gracefully invites readers to look into the face of a century of life experience with portraits of centenarians captured by the compassionate, minimalist lens of photographer Karsten Thormaehlen. The striking photographs are accompanied by short bios of the centenarians, featuring quotes and wisdom on love, food, humour and living with grace.

Creator Bio

Karsten Thormaehlen is an award-winning German photographer, editor and graphic designer. His work documenting life at an advanced age has been shown in more than 50 exhibitions around the world. He lives in Frankfurt, Germany.

Price £19.99
Format Hardback
Publication Date 7 March 2017
Pages 120
Height 282mm
Width 224mm
Illustrations full colour photographs throughout, foil-stamped cloth-bound case
Rights Europe (excluding Germany, Austria, Switzerland), Africa
ISBN-13 9781452145334