The book shows a selection of international photobooks from the last decades, with a focus on the photobook as an art object and a storytelling medium.
"It was mostly like a rollercoaster, not all the times it was fun and personally for me it wasn't easy to face the truth of the situation."
Grassi Museum for Applied Arts, Leipzig, Germany
Getxo, Basque Country, Spain
Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, Northern Ireland
A collaborative work of the Mexican photographer Claudia López Ortega together with her daughter and mother that addresses the notion of motherhood.
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Maurienne’s mountains are marked with ambiguities, contradictions, oppositions.
..."There are personal stuff, pictures of christian devotees practicing their penitence, pictures of porn shoots, and my mislabelled Kinbaku sessions."
Fascinated by the communist past of her homeland Romania, Kincső takes images that are moved by the secrets and repression that were preserved for decades.
The book feels like an intimate conversation between the two lovers, where one obsessively photographs and the other writes notes.
A journey in the heart of the world's rift.
"But your eyes - they’re beautiful. They’re wild, crazy, like some animal peering out of a forest on fire.” – Charles Bukowski
Ano Meria is a work about the loss and absence of the one I loved.
"It is in Athens that this series came into being... It is a belligerent urgency of life, of challenging and of self-assertion."
"It was a kind of spatiotemporal movement as if I went back to where my soul had been. There were memories full of love and sadness."