Category Photography

Hannah Modigh: The Milky Way [signed]

Coming of Age – Hannah Modigh

Swedish photographer Hannah Modigh’s latest book addresses adolescent yearning and upheaval. The series “The Milky Way” depicts how girls and boys aged 12-16 approach each other, form groups, seek identity. This series was awarded the prestigious Scandinavian Photo prize by TT in 2013. Modigh is on of the up-and-coming photographers in Sweden. > MORE Hannah […]

Thomas Ruff: Zeitungsfotos / Newspaper Photographs

Thomas Ruff: Image, Context & Re-Photography

In 1981 Thomas Ruff started collecting images from newspapers and weeklies. By 1991 he had created an archive with over 2500 clippings. In this new book he has selected 400 re-photographed images from his archive. > MORE Thomas Ruff: Zeitungsfotos / Newspaper Photographs Editor:    Thomas Ruff ISBN:    9783952339152 Publisher:    Bookhorse Publ. year:    2014 Language:    English […]

Stephen Shore: Survey

American Surfaces

”Survey” is the catalogue of is the largest retrospective exhibition ever mounted of Stephen Shore’s work, spanning from the 60s until 2013 organized by Fundación Mapfre in Madrid. Shore’s importance in shaping the photography we see today cannot be underestitmated — his fascination with the aesthetic of amateur or ‘snapshot’ photography, his sensitivity to colour, […]

Larry Sultan: Here and Home

American Suburbia: Larry Sultan

”Here and Home” is a retrospective of Larry Sultan, including his early collaborative works, like ”Evidence” (1977) with Mike Mandel to the later that examined family, home and suburbia like in ”The Valley” (1998–2003). > MORE ”Here and Home” is showing at LACMA in Los Angeles until March 2015. Larry Sultan: Here and Home Author:   […]

Alona Pardo and Elias Redstone: Constructing Worlds - Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age

From Ruins to High-Rises – Constructing Worlds

Constructing Worlds brings together eighteen exceptional photographers from the 1930s to the present day who have changed the way we view architecture and perceive the world around us. Exhibition at Barbican. > MORE Alona Pardo and Elias Redstone: Constructing Worlds – Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age Features:    Berenice Abbott, Iwan Baan, Bernd & Hilla […]

Erwin Olaf - Volume II

Staging Emotions and Domestic Bliss

Atmospheric is one good word to describe Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf’s scenic photography. Domesticity, melancholia, emotions, class, sex, culture and race are themes explored in his work. > MORE Erwin Olaf – Volume II Features:    Fall-serie (2008), Dawn-series (2009), Hotel-series (2010), Keyhole-series (2010), Berlin-series (2012) Essays by:    Frances Hodgson ISBN:    9781597112987 Publisher:    Aperture Publ. year:   […]

Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography

Modernist Photographer: Paul Strand

American photographer and filmmaker Paul Strand (1890–1976) is critical figure in the history of modern art, whose archive of nearly 4,000 prints stands as a cornerstone of the collection of Philiadelphia Museum of Art. This new book, ” Master of Modern Photography”, accompanying the museum’s retrospective, includes over 300 of Strand’s finest prints, selected primarily […]