Tuesday, 18 September 2012

19 :

Wolfgang Tillmans book launchDonlon Books

 

Neue Welt by Wolfgang Tillmans

Over the period of more than two decades, Wolfgang Tillmans has explored the medium of photo-imaging with greater range than any other artist of his generation. From snapshots of his friends to abstract images made in a darkroom without a camera or works made with a photocopier, he has pushed the photographic process to its outer limits in myriad ways. For this collection of photos Tillmans turned away from the self-reflexive exploration of the photography medium that had occ

upied him for several years by focusing his lens on the outside world—from London and Nottingham to Tierra del Fuego, Tasmania, Saudi Arabia, and Papua New Guinea. He describes this new phase simply as “trying out what the camera can do for me, what I can do for it.” The result is a powerful and singular view of life today in diverse parts of the world, seen from many angles.

If you can’t make it on the day but you want a signed copy reserved please drop us an email.

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