“When you ask a person to jump, his attention is mostly directed toward the act of jumping, and the mask falls, so that the real person appears,” the photographer Philippe Halsman recalled. At the end of the photo shoot, he would say with a smile on his face: “Jump!”
Art historian Ania Diduch talks with photographer Wojtek Wieteska about out of focus photographs, deckchairs, and colliding with the world at “Unseen”, an exhibition of Robert Frank’s work at the renowned gallery, C/O Berlin.
Curator Martin Gasser talks about the death of his long-term collaborator Robert Frank, how he conceived his latest exhibition, and the value of ‘unseen’ photographs.
After years of documenting death and suffering, the Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado turned his lens towards life – the biodiversity of our planet’s flora and fauna, and its indigenous peoples who live in harmony with nature.
Art historian Ania Diduch talks with photographer Wojtek Wieteska about erotic woodcuts, garden photography and a new kind of spatial thinking at the recent Kyotographie photography festival in Japan.
Hércules Florence invented photography three years before Daguerre, and pioneered the study of birdsong. Surprisingly, his innovative achievements are largely forgotten.
A Polish rock singer and songwriter reflects on her connection with the street photography of Vivian Maier, which has found a permanent place in her consciousness.
Alain Laboile, photographer and father of six children, is the creator of a testimony to the everyday celebration of blissful childhood.
Up until the mid-19th century, only Native Americans living in the area knew about the existence of Californian sequoias. In 1852, hunter Augustus T. Dowd came across 92 huge specimens. Speculators immediately became interested in the Calaveras County sequoias. The first of them, dubbed the “Giant Tree”, was cut down on 27th June 1853.
“Walden” is a photography series by American photographer S.B. Walker that draws philosophical inspiration from Henry David Thoreau’s book.
The photography collection of Roger Steffens, as curated by his children on the Instagram account ‘The Family Acid’.
“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness” is a photography series by British photographer Julian Germain.
“Face” is a photography series by Yemeni female photographer Yumna Al-Arashi.
Some photos from a well-known series by an even more well-known Polish photographer, Wojciech Plewiński.
“Boyhood” is a photography series by Roger Ballen, portraying the lives of boys all over the globe.