This book is a gem.
— Jim Casper
by Timo Kelaranta
Hardcover: 95 pages
21 x 16 cm
Publisher: EMMA (Espoo Museum of Art)
Discover each of the 20 finalists chosen this year for the $18,000 Prix BMW. The theme is: "When was the last time you experienced something for the first time?" As always, it's an eclectic mix.
"As within, so without"—these two series, though completely unlike in subject matter, are joined by their attempt to illuminate the ineffable, to dissolve the barriers between what we see with our eyes and what lies beneath, beyond.
Contemporary British seascapes and a fascinating photographic record of the country’s remaining pleasure piers, an homage to these monuments of Victorian engineering and eccentricity.
Antarctica: an icon of international cooperation, an increasingly alarming climate archive, ground zero of our future — the telling story is in the cracks.