‘Maybe you can hear me’ is a series of personal reflections on existential questions. I composed multiple photographs to establish visual paths that formed displaced narratives, questions, juxtapositions and more lies. The algebraic numbering on the images is a forceful and assertive element that emphasizes an individual perspective that may or may not have meaning.
— Nik Lee
A stunning exhibition in Madrid demonstrates the strong link between modern architecture and photography.
A year-long retrospective of Christenberry's work is on display at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington. Aperture has also published a new book of his life's work. Here, we share a representative portfolio of his work, accompanied by a 17 minute audio commentary by Christenberry himself.
40 sets of images and an excellent essay exploring the syntax of space, the construct of language, borders, connections, and what is in between.
Visually poetic contradictions: atmospheres, lightness, weight, crossing the familiar and unfamiliar.