This weird, disturbing, controversial and sometimes violent video, shows photographer Roger Ballen on the site of his latest multi-year art project project in the slums of South Africa. ****Viewer discretion advised.****
Contradictions abound in these photos from contemporary China — often what appears as a clearly understood image is seen completely differently after reading the insightful text — don't miss this!
Everything is a mystery in this novel-length nearly wordless artist's book by— and there is probably no unraveling the mystery except to experience it with pleasure. An incongruous sequence of black-and-white images seem like perfectly placed notes in a pleasingly discordant silent symphony.
The canonical archives of legendary Polish photographer Zofia Rydet are now available in digitized, searchable, bilingual format. A remarkable achievement and an invaluable resource.