The Pole Book

“The only book of its kind to capture in a beautiful light the pioneers of the pole dance movement.”

The Pole Book is a 160 page collection of photographs that capture the pole dance movement as it was emerging between 2008 and 2012 in Los Angeles California. This time period was unique as it marked a turning point when pole dancing was evolving into a mainstream art form and practice.

Inside this book are pioneers who helped establish the pole dance movement including: Miss Pole Dance World Champion 2009-2010, Miss Pole Dance Australia 2006-2009, 2011, The Pole Dance instructor of the year 2009- 2011, Most entertaining Pole Dancer of the year 2010, the U.S. Pole dance champion 2011,

Represented in The Pole Book are various environments where pole dancing was flourishing in Los Angeles (The pole epicenter): pole dance instruction studios, pole dance competitions, pole dance at home, theaters, clubs, and bars.

“These pioneers helped transform attitudes about pole dancing which the mainstream now recognizes as an excellent form of exercise, empowerment, therapeutic self-expression, and fun!”