This book is a gem.
— Jim Casper
by Timo Kelaranta
Hardcover: 95 pages
21 x 16 cm
Publisher: EMMA (Espoo Museum of Art)
FRESH: A highly selective early preview of just some of the contemporary photography that will be on display (and for sale to collectors) at Photo London, May 21-24, 2015.
In seafaring days, islands which had been reported but were thought unlikely to be real were labelled with the term "existence doubtful" — as this series shows, such myth and mystery persist in today's Antarctic.
Through images of nuclear test sites, Kander is not interested in storytelling, in documentary, in reportage—indeed, there are no easy facts to grasp when we gaze upon these desolate vistas—his work poses the kinds of questions that have no answers.