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Aaron Schuman – Folk

Published in July 2016, the photobook Folk by Aaron Schuman traces the photographer’s investigation into his Polish heritage. This journey of reconnection and re/search into his cultural roots sets off with a close-knit collaboration with the Ethnographic Museum of Krakow and it’s team of curators, researchers…

Screened

“Images are mediations between the world and human beings. Human beings “ex-ist”, i.e. the world is not accessible to them and therefore images are needed to make it comprehensible. However, as soon as this happens, images come between the world and the human beings. They…

A Micro Odyssey | Marco Castelli

Space has been observed by men with great fascination since the beginning of history; this observation still reverberates today both in scientific and artistic fields. With the birth of photography and its application in scientific fields the public has been approached for the first time…

Aloha Bonser Shaw – Tierra Solida

British photographer Aloha Bonser Shaw was born in a mountainous valley in the south of Spain where rural communities lead their life away from the intoxicating rhythms of modern society. The small villages settled in this natural environment host young couples from all around Europe…

Photography and Postinternet languages.

The exhibition Less Photography, More Photographic invites the viewer to consider the value of photographic art in the digital era. The advent of the internet and of new technologies has brought important modifications to photography in response to these new influences. The huge supply of…

An Impossible task

Essay by Séan Padraic Birnie Before her lover departs, she traces his shadow, thrown by candelight, on to the wall. Later her father, the potter Butades, will make a cast from the drawing.   In the Natural History, Pliny locates the origins of art, of…

And, where did the peacocks go? | Miho Kajioka

Japanese artist Miho Kajioka skillfully creates suggestive images through alternative printing methods in the darkroom. Her images evoke a sense of mystery and nostalgia in her constant search for beauty within the ruin. Formerly a painting student in the United States, Miho Kajioka returned to…