Reading Time: 2 minutes Photographed in six of China’s largest cities, Lange’s latest publication imagines a futuristic metropolis, haunted by its past
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Reading Time: 10 minutes “I am arguing for sex as both meaningful and meaning-making. It’s an uphill battle but I think the pictures help”
Reading Time: 6 minutes Abstract forms, vivid colours, and unexpected motifs thread through Davison’s exploration of the Miao in Song Flowers — his second photobook published by Loose Joints, in collaboration with fashion house Marni
Reading Time: 5 minutes Buck Ellison’s first monograph delves into the visual ambiguity afforded by a wealthy class of people
Reading Time: 3 minutes Focusing on the sport of hurling, traditional dancing, and the town’s agricultural roots, Luis Alberto Rodriguez’ latest series captures the essence of Irish heritage
Reading Time: 3 minutes The images in Yuan’s latest book are gentle and dream-like, but looking closer, something’s not quite right
Reading Time: 8 minutes Jack Davison worked on a building site to fund his first project. Six years later and he’s shooting Hollywood stars. As the young talent releases his debut book, Davison looks back on his career so far
Reading Time: 4 minutes “Shared stories bring people together,” says Sophie Green who, over the course of two years,…
Reading Time: 4 minutes Succeeding the museum’s founding director, Jean-Luc Monterosso, Simon Baker plans to open up both its collection and its programme to audiences, carving out a space for emerging artists, fashion photography, ideas on geography, and newer names to the city’s rich artistic ecosystem. “We have to think about what isn’t being done in the photographic landscape in France,” he explains. “We really want to support younger artists – particularly with solo shows. While there are amazing fairs and group shows, that’s something that’s been missing.”
What better way to start, then, than with a solo exhibition by Coco Capitán? Since she graduated from the Royal College of Art in London in 2016, the 26-year-old Spanish artist has become a never-predictable presence. Her work is always dynamic and often playful, but underpinned by a precision and a poignancy too – whether created for, and thanks to fashion, such as her ongoing artistic collaboration with Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele, or her diverse self-initiated series comprising text and paint along with traditional photography.
Reading Time: 4 minutes When Felicia Honkasalo’s grandfather passed away in 2009, he left behind boxes full of rocks and minerals, and stacks of notes, sketches, and fading photographs. “No one else in the family wanted them,” says Honkasalo, who never got the opportunity to meet her grandfather, “I was really intrigued by it all, but I didn’t really know what to do with it at first”.
Honkasalo’s debut book, Grey Cobalt, is an attempt to construct imagined memories of her grandfather, who was a metallurgist during the Cold War in Finland as well as an avid cosmologist. Published by Loose Joints, the book release accompanies an exhibition at the Webber Gallery in London, which will run till 15 February.