Soul of the Game: Images and Voices of Street BasketballSoul of the Game is a tribute to streetball told through the images and voices of its legendary players. One hundred thirty powerful photographs by John Huet capture streetball legends like Earl "The Goat" Manigault, Pee Wee Kirkland, and Arkansas Red, and showcase the skills of today's newcomers on some of the most famous playground courts in America, from Rucker Park in NYC to Venice Beach.
"Soul of the Game" was named "one of 14 most beautiful books in the world"by the Copenhagen Museum.
Exhibitions at New York’s International Center of Photography; Chicago’s Field Museum and the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA.; AIGA Fifty Books / Fifty Covers: Excellence in Book Design; Communications Arts Design Annual Excellence in Book Design; Stiftung Buchkunst Gold Medal for Book Design.
Client: Melcher Media / Workman Publishing