"The exhibition, located at the Gallery of Printing, presents 15 works grouped into five chapters according to ways artists work with their material: photobook as a research, as a collaboration, as an experiment, as an image, and as a publication based on a different book.
Will you be interpreting photographs, analyzing design and texts, comparing a book with another one, or just scenting an odor and feeling the touch of paper?.. Visitors will choose their own ways of “reading” photobooks. As well as they will be introduced to photobook world’s experts’ opinions about publications through a take away booklet full of quotations from blogs, books and other platforms devoted to photobooks.
Books at the exhibition:
AM projects (Aaron McElroy, Daisuke Yokota, Ester Vonplon, Gert Jochems, Olivier Pin-Fat and Tiane Doan na Champassak), “Nocturnes”; Oliver Chanarin & Adam Broomberg, “Holy Bible”; Frank Bruggeman, Ernst van der Houven, Samira Ben Laloua, “Club Donny”; Hans Gremmen, “The Mother Road”; Jacqueline Hassink, “The Table of Power 2”; Erik Kessels, Erik Steinbrecher, Erik Van Der Weijde, “Tables to Meet”; Cristina De Middel, “Party, Quotations from Chairman Mao TseTong”; Jim Reed, “The Aggressors”; Tørbjørn Rødland, “Vanilla Partner”; Machiguchi Satoshi, MATCH & Company, “Live Match Kyoto”; Lieko Shiga, “Rasen Kaigan/album”; Taryn Simon, “Birds of the West Indies”; Alec Soth, “Poster Book”; Stéphanie Solinas, “Sans Titre, M. Bertillon”; Eric Stephanian, “Lucas”."