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(After) Care : The Eyes #13

Artists: Laia Abril - Collectif

Author: Collectif

Publisher: The Eyes Publishing




" Avec ce nouveau numéro intitulé « (After)care » la revue The Eyes examine les méthodes et analyse les positionnements des photographes qui travaillent sur les chapitres les plus traumatisants de nos histoires individuelles et collectives.

Après notre collaboration avec SMITH (Transgalactique, 2020) puis Johny Pitts (B-Side, 2021), nous avons proposé à l’artiste espagnole Laia Abril de s’emparer du contenu de la revue.

Ce 13e numéro est construit autour d’une notion qui imprègne la pratique de Laia Abril, à savoir la question du soin dans un contexte post-traumatique, soit l’« (After)care » en anglais.

Ce numéro interroge les consciences des lecteurs et sonde le rôle de la responsabilité au sein du processus photographique.

De nombreuses questions émaillent ce numéro : comment mettre en images nos blessures les plus profondes ? Quelle est la place de la vulnérabilité dans la création photographique ? Comment s’assurer que la violence du monde ne se rejoue pas à travers la violence des images ?

The Eyes propose une plongée dans une variété de travaux et de livres d’artistes qui incarnent toutes et tous, à leur façon, une pratique du « care photographique ». Les œuvres traitent de sujets aussi divers que les guerres coloniales, les catastrophes naturelles, les violences sexuelles et de genre ou encore le handicap. Des textes et entretiens de chercheurs et artistes élargissent la réflexion sur ce sujet encore trop peu discuté. "

[The Eyes]

Publication date:2022
Number of pages: 224 pages
Weight: 800 g.
Dimensions: 17 × 24 cm


Avec des textes de Taous Dahmani, Laia Abril, Daniela Vicherat Mattar, Ana Vallejo, Hayley Millar Baker, Hoda Afshar, Kitra Cahana, Margo Ovcharenko, Max Pinckers, Robert Andy Coombs, Masina & Gal, Jérémie Danon, Carmen Winant, Letizia Lopreiato, Federica Chiocchetti, Letizia Lopreiato. 


Portfolios de Hoda Afshar, Robert Andy Coombs, Kitra Cahana, Joana Choumali, Jérémie Danon, Masina & Gal, Hayley Millar Baker, Margo Ovcharenko, Max Pinckers, Aida Silvestri, Ana Vallejo, Carmen Winant.

Portfolios livres de Cheryl Newman, Elinor Carucci, Abdo Shanan, Andrii Dostliev & Lia Dostlieva, Luis Carlos Tovar, An-My Le, Mayumi Suzuki, Camille Gharbi, Wang Yingying.

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