In the early 1970s, Lew Thomas set out to disrupt photography in San Francisco. Tired of the mystical thinking and emotionalism that had underscored Bay Area photography since the 1940s, Thomas pursued a photographic practice grounded in ideas gleaned from conceptual art and Structuralist philosophy.
From the series “The Sonic Booms” created in 2008, in celebration of 40 May 68, this book in two volumes marks the end of the series in which Carlos Lobo pays homage to the ideal of revolutionary movements, the relationship between youth and music and revolution.
"I encountered the land of the Bigouden only a few days after meeting my partner, Catherine. I was in my twenties, we had just decided to spend our life together and I had already had to go to Malaysia for several months. To seal our very young relationship, she decided to submit me to the "bigouden test", an initiation ceremony of a few days, at her...
In 1941/42, Keller served as a German soldier in Ukraine and Belarus. Despite a strict military ban on photographing civilians and war victims, he managed to secretly shoot several rolls of film during this period which he eventually smuggled to Germany.
Accompanying the first in-depth survey of her work in the UK, Linderism offers four new perspectives on Linder's wide-ranging practice by James Boaden, Alyce Mahon, Amy Tobin and Sarah Victoria Turner.