║ Mika Rottenberg ║

© Mika Rottenberg, Performance Still (PJ & Cheryl), from the series Performance Stills, 2008 © Mika Rottenberg, Performance Still (Raqui on Pete), from the series Performance Stills, 2008  © Mika Rottenberg, Performance Still (Kat legs & Torso), from the series Performance Stills, 2008 “Bodies, at once repulsive and sensual, larger-than-life and ever-so-ordinary, are vital to factories: their products appropriated;…

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║ Luís Campos ║

© Luís Campos, The Last Vision of Amilcar Cabral, from the series The Last Vision of the Heroes, 1995 © Luís Campos, The Last Vision of Bobby Sands, from the series The Last Vision of the Heroes, 1995 © Luís Campos, The Last Vision of Militão Ribeiro, from the series The Last Vision of the…

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║ Manuel Botelho ║

© Manuel Botelho, 93.rç-cmb, from the series Confidential/declassified; ração de combate, 2007-2008 © Manuel Botelho, 93.rç-cmb, from the series Confidential/declassified; emboscada, 2007-2008 “A fictional trend is apparent in every dimension of Manuel Botelho’s work: in painting and drawing, and now in his photography. That trend is more evocative than narrative, more descriptive than illustrative, more…

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║ Gail Albert Halaban ║

© Gail Albert Halaban, Untitled, from the series Out my Window NYC © Gail Albert Halaban, Untitled, from the series Out my Window NYC “Alfred Hitchcock’s ”Rear Window” comes readily to mind when you look at Gail Albert Halaban’s large color photographs. Most depict tall New York apartment buildings viewed from a high window opposite.…

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║ Aneta Grzeszykowska ║

© Aneta Grzeszykowska, Untitled #21, from the series Untitled Film Stills, 2006 © Aneta Grzeszykowska, Untitled #30, from the series Untitled Film Stills, 2006 “A precise, and truly Warsaw, remake of Cindy Sherman’s seventies classic “Untitled Film Stills” starring Aneta Grzeszykowska. In contrast to the original, Grzeszykowska’s photographs are in color. The initial composition and…

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║ Kateřina Držková ║

© Kateřina Držková, from the series Objet Invisible, 2005 “Project should reflect upon tha ability of transferring a certain type of information by two different media – visual and textual. This is the reason I juxtapose photographs and illegible texts as well as texts and incomplete images. The viewer is usually forced to compare the…

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║ Lucia Ganieva ║

© Lucia Ganieva, Untitled, from the series The Factory © Lucia Ganieva, Untitled, from the series The Factory “Factory is a series of photographs taken in a textile factory in the city of Ianovo, some 275 km north east of Moscow. Ianovo was known as ‘the city of brides’, as the majority of the population…

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║ Jörg Brüggemann ║

© Jörg Brüggemann, Untitled, from the series G8 Heiligendamm, Germany, July 2007 © Jörg Brüggemann, Untitled, from the series G8 Heiligendamm, Germany, July 2007 “From the 6th until the 8th of June 2007 the annual G8 summit was held in Heiligendamm, Germany. During these three days the most powerful leaders of the world met to…

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