Paul Hiller: Happy Sad Souvenirs

Paul Hiller: Happy Sad Souvenirs, copyright 2021Publisher: The Velvet CellTexts:Design: Language: English In 1974, the film Westworld was released. A new kind of amusement park with androids running amok. A dystopia about the dangers of new technogies when humans give…

Jürgen Nefzger: Fluffy Clouds

Humans are capable of several things when it comes to displacement. Bad news or threats are often ignored in the hope that they will disappear into thin air or that the effects will remain controllable. This is how Jürgen Nefzger…

Peter Braunholz: Fotografische Wirklichkeiten

Peter Braunholz: Fotografische Wirklichkeiten, copyright 2017Publisher: KehrerTexts: Gérard GoodrowDesign: Kehrer DesignLanguage: German, english „We need photographers to keep us aware of what’s happening in the world“ Gerard Goodrow in conversation with Peter Braunholz. If we take this statement as an…

Dirk Reinartz: Innere Angelegenheiten

Dirk Reinartz: Innere Angelegenheiten, copyright 2003Publisher: Steidl Verlag Not only content is king, context should be king as well. Too often, photographic works remain in the approximate, an unmotivated listing of unconnected photographs, as can often be observed in the…

Andrews Phelps: Nature de Luxe

Andrews Phelps: Nature de Luxe, copyright 2018.Publisher: Verlag Anton Pustet, Salzburg, AustriaForeword: Oliver ElserTexts: German, english Why people spend their holidays in motorhomes and on campsites will always remain a mystery to me, but millions find their happiness in this…

Andrei Krementschouk: No Direction Home

Andrei Krementschouk: No Direction Home, copyright 2009Publisher: Kehrer Verlag, Heidelberg, GermanyForeword: Boris MikhailovTexts: German/English Really everyone has an opinion about Russia. Depending on political and personal orientation, it is either positive or negative. In this opinion compass, Germany once again…

David Spero: Churches

David Spero: Churches, copyright 2007Piublisher: SteidlMACKTexts: David Spero and Patrick WrightDesign: Catherine Lutman and David SperoLanguage: English The first buildings that come to mind, thinking of houses of worship, are of course the great iconic buildings, Sagrada Família, Cologne Cathedral…

Ulrich Wüst: Randlage

Ulrich Wüst: Randlage, copyright 2019Publisher: Edition BrausTexts: Saša StanišićDesign: Peter Nils DorenLanguage: German One of the most interesting areas of tension in the current political and social discourse is rural areas and their characteristics. Or better: its omissions, it is…

Robert Schlotter: Beyond Cold War

Robert Schlotter: Beyond Cold War, copyright 2014Publisher: Mitteldeutscher VerlagTexts: Andreas Montag and Fabian KnierimDesign: Sven Lindhorst-EmmeLanguage: German, English If any country knows about borders, it is Germany. But also, of course, with the removal of borders and the transformation of…