Country Fictions

@ Aballe, Juan

978-8461726158

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Presentation by Juan Aballe:

"Produced between 2011 and 2013 in Iberian Peninsula, this book deals with my relationship with the rural environment and the emotions brought about by the possibility of taking the big step of leaving the city and living closer to nature. Country Fictions also reflects on the photographic language itself and how we are influenced by previous representations and preconceived ideas about rural utopias. The illusion of escaping from contemporary society, the naivety and the hopes built around nature come together with the strangeness and the nostalgic look at a life that is not mine."

First book from Fuego Books, with a poem by the artist, and an essay by Eduardo Memeñe (in English and Spanish); a beautiful series, delicate and melancholic. The images were taken from the artist's website.

PLEASE NOTE : currently we only have in stock a copy used as display copy in the bookstore. A clean copy with sharp corners, no markings outside of several slightly scuffed pages at the beginning of the book due to the browsing. Hence the price of 25 € instead of 27 €.

80 pages - Hardcover

Fuego Books, 2014 (500 copies)

Format : 21 x 24.3 cm

New - Small imperfections (see above)

Warning: Last books in stock!

25,00 €

Aballe, Juan

Juan Aballe uses photography to question the concepts of reality and fiction. He uses ambiguïty and subjectivity to explore human condition. Photo: © Juan Aballe
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