Présentation de l'éditeur :
"he work of Hans Eijkelboom is always about the relationship between the individual and the mass – ‘mass’ both in the sense of ‘a lot of people’, and of everything we encounter on a daily basis, and which we are part of. A world to which we must relate if we are to live in it. The way we do this and the way it appears is the essence of his work.
For Eijkelboom, photography is the collection of moments to be arranged in order at a later date. He sees the photograph as leaving the chaos and absurdity of the world intact, a frozen moment that can also become part of an ordered arrangement or collection. Eijkelboom works in the street, the constantly changing territory which connects us, and which is part of the process that forms our culture. The city fulfils an increasingly important role in this, and it seems almost impossible to escape from trends, social pressures and zeitgeist. Eijkelboom’s work is about us all: people struggling with a deep longing for individual identity, in a society that strives for conformism. It would seem to be a losing battle."
120 pages - Couverture rigide, reliure suisse
Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2015
Neuf - Aucun défaut
Attention : derniers livres disponibles !
Date de disponibilité:
Présentation de l'éditeur : "As a small boy, John Comino-James stood in school cap and Sunday suit to have his snapshot taken under flags put up for Queen Elizabeth's Coronation. The resultant photograph resonates with an England long since disappeared, yet still fertile in the imagination. That sense of how that England has changed is the focus in John...
Présentation de l'éditeur : "A Story of Bears explores personal stories about teddy bears and other stuffed animal toys that become lifelong companions and hold a special place in the lives of their owners. Sylvie Huet rediscovered her own childhood teddy at the age of 49 in a fleamarket. Until then he had lived only as a memory and in family photographs....
Présentation de l'éditeur : "Afghan Box Camera nous présente une forme vivante de photographie en danger de disparition. Connue sous le nom de kamra-e-faoree ("appareil photo instantanée); l'Afghanistan est l'un des derniers endroits sur terre ou elle encore utilisée par certains photographes comme moyen de gagner leur vie. En bois, fabriqué à la main,...