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Presentation by the artist:
" Red Ink was commissioned by The New Yorker for the article The Risk of Nuclear War with North Korea by Evan Osnos, September 18 issue, 2017 and supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.
« In the resulting photographs, his lighting is complimentary yet forensic, scrutinizing the sheen of the propagandistic settings he visited during a trip that was heightened by the looming possibility of nuclear war. In a photograph taken at Pyongyang Orphans’ Secondary School, uniformed students sit in individual cubicles, like office workers, while a washed-out shade of pink pervades the classroom. The students look directly into the camera, save for a boy who has his eyes downturned. When I asked Pinckers about moments like these, where cracks in the North Koreans’ polished façade begin to show, he told me, “There’s a subversiveness that creeps into this kind of constructed situation. You can never really put a finger on it. You’re never really sure of anything.” »
– José Ginarte,
A Photographer's Search for Cracks in North Korea's Propaganda Machine, The New Yorker, 9 September 2017 "
Red Ink was awarded the First Prize of the Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2018.
180 pages - Softcover (PVC cover)
Format : 15 x 20.1 cm
New - Mint condition
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.Signed copies back in stock. Presentation on the artist's website: " « Margins of Excess is spun around the stories of six people who momentarily received nationwide attention in the US press because of their attempts to realize a dream or passion, but were treated as deceivers. In general, Max Pinckers is attracted to subjects that evoke the magic of...
.Sold out.Max Pinckers a tout récemment été désigné lauréat du Prix photographique Ville de Levallois 2013 pour la série The Fourth Wall. Le livre auto-publié proposé ici présente ce travail réalisé dans les rues de Mumbai (Bombay) et qui fait référence aux films de Bollywood dont l'industrie est abritée dans la ville. Au cours de ses pérégrinations...
.Sold out.After The Fourth Wall, we are offering Max Pinckers's new book Will They Sing Like Raindrops or Leave Me Thirsty in a version that includes a signed & numbered copy and a signed print. NB : All copies available come with the print seen on our picture (white horse in traffic)Design by Jurgen Maelfeyt.Text by Hans Theys, 'Photographs as...
Project presentation by Christopher Héry: "22:19 illustrates the wide range of emotions - fear, boredom, camaraderie, relief - that two young men have experienced during an intense 8-minute period. This book has been designed to slowly reveal the location, the story, and its ending, to the viewer in a cinematographic manner. Time is the key element here...
.We are offering signed copies of the second edition.A 12-day love story, from the first hour to the last...Texts in English & Images by Thomas Boivin.108 pages - Softcover Self-published, 2016 (2nd edition - 380 copies) *Signed* New - Mint condition
Text Calligraphy of an Enigma by Fabien Ribéry : "This is the story of a chance encounter, a mad love, a path of desire connecting East and West. It is a story of grace, a story of flights that mustn’t be late. It is the music of the heart, the beating drum, set in the no-man’s land between empty and full, full and empty. Olivier Brossard has put together...