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…

Regina Schmeken: Blutiger Boden- Die Tatorte des NSU

Regina Schmeken: Blutiger Boden- Die Tatorte des NSU, copyright 2016Texts: Gorch Pieken, Katja Protte, Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Barbara John, Feridun Zaimoglu, Annette Ramelsberger Design: Marc NaroskaLanguage: German How can the worst series of murders in Germany be processed photographically? Regina…

Juliane Eirich: Itoshima

Juliane Eirich Itoshima, copyright 2011Publisher: Peperoni BooksInterview: Sandra RendgenLanguage: English I don’t want to lose a lot of words, but when one of my favourite photographers publishes a book, even if it’s been 7 years ago now, I want to…

John Pilson: Interregna

John Pilson: Interregna, copyright 2006Publisher: Hatje CantzTexts: Jeffrey AndersonLanguage: English For six years, from 1994 to 2000, Pilson worked in the financial district of Manhattan. Mostly on weekends and at night. This is how the title of his book is…

Janne Lehtinen: The Descendants

Janne Lehtinen: The Descendants, copyright 2008Publisher: Hatje CantzTexts: Jan Kaila, Janne Lehtinen, Juha Lehtinen, Oiva LehtinenDesign: PBLC Design HamburgLanguage: English Anyone who has ever visited rural Finland knows that it is lonely there, the distances to the next larger city…

Jaeuk Lee: New Town

Jaeuk Lee: New Town, copyright 2016Publisher: EigenverlagDesign: Jaeuk LeeForeword: Peter BialobrezkiLanguages: German Born in South Korea, Jaeuk Lee has been living in Germany for 8 years now, but returns to his home country again and again.For his final thesis at…

Harf Zimmermann – Hufelandstraße, 1055 Berlin

Harf Zimmermann – Hufelandstraße, 1055 Berlin, copyright 2018Publisher: Steidl VerlagLanguage: German In the summer of 2017 I visited the exhibition of William Klein at C/O Berlin. As always, the main event is located on the ground floor, while the more…