State of the Art Photography provides a unique impression of photography as it stands today. It features forty artists from different countries demonstrating the process of change that photography faces, the broadening in horizons that the digital revolution has bestowed upon us, and the new resource that globalized data has given us.
Conversely, it also demonstrates the options that analog photography presents in creating unique works of art, the importance of how social issues can be addressed by contemporary photography.
State of the Art Photography
Essay by Ossian Ward
Bilingual Edition: English & German
264 pages, 237 illustrations
Hardcover, thread stitching
24 cm x 30 cm
celebrates its recent expansion with a blockbuster exhibition centered on the idea that today's photographers are animated by "a desire to visualize what lies behind the visible and to reveal the component parts of which our perception is actually made." Here is a preview of work by several young Dutch photographers.
Drawing from a collection of over 250,000 images, this wonderfully rich and varied exhibition makes clear how the versatility, imagination and innovation that fuels today's photography have been present in the art form since its birth.
With beads, colored thread and scissors, French photographer
In less than 2 minutes,explains the best way to work toward creative excellence in no matter what you are trying to do — inspiring!