Since that "bombshell" of a photobook hit the scene, Ballen's work has slowly evolved to become much more abstract and introspective (but no less disturbing). His education in psychology, and his background as a working geologist, have informed his work as much as his early childhood exposure to the work of the great Magnum photographers.In this articulate 10-minute video interview, photographer Roger Ballen provides insight into his unique approach to image-making, psychology in art, and more. Enjoy!
An overview of the most comprehensive survey to date of the photography of.
An intimate family album documents the freedoms of childhood among six siblings "at the edge of the world" in rural France.
Iconic lighting, mid-twentieth century settings, and themes of solitude, alienation and longing infuse these award-winning photographic responses to the work of the American painter, Edward Hopper.