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
Space is not something objective nor real—it is subjective and ideal, arising from the viewpoint of each individual mind. Four contemporary artists explore in this challenging yet inspiring juried exhibition.
12 world-famous photographers, ranging from Philip-Lorca diCorcia to Rinko Kawauchi and David Maisel were commissioned by the international art institution Ivorypress to create contemporary views of the ancient, mystical city of Toledo — with astounding results.