Archives for posts tagged ‘book’

Peter Puklus

Peter Puklus Work from Handbook to the Stars. Visit the site or buy the book, the experience is vastly different than presented here. “This project is the continuation of an artistic process defined by the series Budapest Eden, started in 2009. Dreamlike symbols, mock-ups, installations, readymades. This series is the photo-documentation of a sculpting experiment, […]

Klara Källström

Klara Källström Work from Blackdrop Island. “In Klara Källströms’ Blackdrop Island, she plays with the idiom “to dig where you stand”. What happens if you do that? – You come to the other side of the planet. The photographs were taken during a stay in Tokyo in 2008 and a revisit in 2010. Documenting things […]

Sam Falls

Sam Falls Work from Color Dying Light. “‘When I was asking for help titling the book friends would ask ‘well, what’s it about?’ and I’d say, ‘It’s about color, it’s about dying, and it’s about light’. So that’s it, Color Dying Light. There are pictures where I added and subtracted color from flowers, one where […]

Johan Rosenmunthe

Johan Rosenmunthe Work from Transmutations. “What is a transmutation? It’s described as a sudden change from one generation to the next, that is large in comparison with the usual variation of an organism. The theory on the transmutation of species was proposed by Jean-Babtiste Lamarck in 1809. He believed that an innate life force, which […]

Je Suis une Bande de Jeunes

Je Suis une Bande de Jeunes Work from Picture Sculpture. “It is a mix of pictures which we are the author taken in the last few years. This book reveals the tight frontier and the close relationship between mediums nowadays. What is the role of photography, in parralel to documentary photography? What is the difference […]

Ofer Wolberger

Ofer Wolberger Work from Covers “Ofer xeroxed old, cloth-bound book covers creating a complete black and white book. by isolating each book title and removing it from its literary context, Ofer allowed the simplicity of the word, the font, and the design to reveal itself.” – i heart photograph

The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2

The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2 Chelsea Art Museum – 556 West 22nd Street | New York, NY 10011 Launch party: Friday, March 4, 8PM – midnight. Ticketed event. Exhibition: Saturday, March 5 – Saturday, April 2, 2011 The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2 is a 216-page biennial sourcebook […]

Michael Schmelling

Michael Schmelling Work from Atlanta Revisited. “Michael Schmelling’s Atlanta is a photographic tour through that city’s hip-hop scene, arguably the most influential music community of the past decade. And while Atlanta (out November 1 from Chronicle Books) includes interviews with big names such as Outkast’s Big Boi and André 3000, Ludacris and The-Dream, Schmelling focuses on the […]

Mel Bochner

Mel Bochner Works from Misunderstandings (A Theory of Photography) and a few extras. “HANS ULRICH OBRIST: And transgenerational too. Before we were talking about misunderstandings, (and I was curious about this in relation to science and engineering) there can sometimes be productive misunderstandings, and this was just at the moment that you made the amazing […]

Lieko Shiga

Lieko Shiga Work from Lilly. “Her stunningly eerie images from the series Lilly manages to create an unreal sensation of being in viewers. Drawing inspiration from paranormal photographs popular in the early days of photography, Lieko shot these images of residents staying in a block of council flats in East London, where she was pursuing […]