After reading a front-page article in The New York Times about the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo, Arthur Frank took a week off from work to travel around Wyoming, photographing whatever rodeos he could find. Once there, he found the culture of the American cowboy very much alive and kicking. Although their practical skills remain essential to modern ranching, it is the rodeo where their trade is praised, perpetuating the myth and mystique of America's rough and rugged icon--the cowboy. Cowboy Up, Frank's first monograph, ...

Cowboy Up 2005, powerHouse Books

ISBN-13: 9781576872581