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Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography & Abstract Art ( Tate Publishing, 2018)

The Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art exhibition (2 May – 14 October 2018 at Tate Modern, London) explored the relationship between abstract art and the invention of photography, with artworks from the 1910s to the present day. 154 more words


El fotógrafo Juan Rulfo (Editorial RM, 2017)

Juan Rulfo (16 May 1917 – 7 January 1986) was a Mexican writer, screenwriter and photographer. He is best known for two literary works, El Llano en llamas… 229 more words


Rain: 1.21.2019

There was a time when the pursuit of photography dealt with the pursuit of the self. The mid-nineteenth century school of photography know as Heliography sprung from the teachings of Minor White. 180 more words


Paul Kooiker: Eggs and Rarities (Art Paper Editions, 2018)

This publication coincided with the solo exhibition UNTITLED (NUDE) at FOMU – Photography Museum Antwerp, June 29 – October 7, 2018.

Paul Kooiker’s “encyclopaedia of life” in 164 images.

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Hannah Darabi: Enghelab Street, A Revolution Through Books, Iran 1979-1983 ( Le Bal and Spector Books, 2019)

Born in 1981 in Tehran, Hannah Darabi is an Iranian artist and photographer. She studied at Tehran’s College of Fine Arts and then at the University of Paris VIII-Saint-Denis. 390 more words


Photographers and Georgia Hotels, an Interesting Connection

When some of us travel to visit family or friends, we often stay in hotels or motels. With the recent holidays in mind, I decided this was a good time to tell you a little about how connected some of the Georgia photographers I’ve researched were to the hotel business. 2,109 more words


Thomas Demand: The Complete Papers (Mack, 2018)

Thomas Demand (born 1964) is a sculptor and photographer. He creates large-scale photographs that probe the relationship between reproduction and original. Trained as a sculptor, the German artist reconstructs media images of complex interior scenes using ephemeral materials like paper and cardboard. 138 more words