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Seiichi Furuya & Christine Gössler – Face to Face

Face to Face, the latest book by Japanese photographer Seiichi Furuya, uses portraiture to explore states of love, loss, mental illness and memory.  Furuya previously published five books over a span of two decades in the series Mémoires, all containing photographs made during his relationship with Christine Gössler.  Furuya and Gössler met in Austria in […]

Linn Phyllis Seeger – You I Everything Else

“I won’t hurt you” About halfway through Linn Phyllis Seeger’s first book, You I Everything Else, these four words sit repeated on the page like an omen.  It is not a photograph in itself, at least in the traditional sense of what we think of as a photograph.  Rather, it is a screenshot of a […]

Robert Parkinson – Rear Window

Limitations can set you free.  In the art world and in society, institutions and gatekeepers often hold the keys to individual opportunities.  These closed circles, whether rooted in race, gender, class, status or otherwise, can be exhausting and impenetrable if one is trying to make work that reaches a wider audience or has a broader […]

Ohemaa Dixon – Tanpa Izin

Tanpa Izin by Ohemaa Dixon is an intriguing book, both in terms of the physical object itself and the themes which it opens for discussion.  The title, which translates from Indonesian to “without permission”, hints at the act of “taking” pictures without the explicit consent of a subject or subjects.  The book offers several points […]