A Head With Wings

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Un trou dans un mur, des montages d'images coupées et assemblées avec un résultat souvent en déséquilibre, un texte décalé (en anglais) qui nous explique cette narration et nous y perd.... Un livre très étrange qui a figuré dans de nombreuses listes des meilleurs livres de l'année 2011.


Ce livre a été présélectionné pour le prix du meilleur premier livre à Paris Photo 2012 (Paris Photo - Aperture Foundation "First Photobook Award").


Design par Hans Seeger - Avec inserts et pages dépliantes.


28 pages - Relié sans jaquette

Little Brown Mushroom, 2011

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"“Do you see something there? Why are you standing still all of a sudden?” With those words begin Anouk Kruithof’s trip into the Little Brown rabbit hole. Using hand-made montages of photographs she took in Belize, Mexico, Egypt, Morocco and Berlin, Kruithof spins a hallucinatory yarn of anxiety and desire."

Kruithof, Anouk

Anouk Kruithof (born 1981 in Dordrecht, the Netherlands) is a Dutch artist whose exhibitions and books merge social, conceptual, photographic, performance and video. She is best known for her artist's books Happy Birthday to You which was praised by Martin Parr and A Head with Wings that was praised by critic Jörg Colberg. Photo: ©self-portrait
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