Thursday, 29 October 2009
Many of Smith’s photographs focus on the details that go into the industry of escapism – the space, the lighting, the effects of colour and the choice of props. All of these are designed to seduce and allow us to embrace a new role, however momentarily.
Image: General Browning Moth Club, Hackney, 2006
FRITH STREET GALLERY LINK
Posted by CP at Thursday, October 29, 2009
Friday, 23 October 2009
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Wednesday, 14 October 2009
Running Order: Edge, Jericho Beach, The Green Line, Mount Place Arboretum, Stainless Square, Crescentic Gardens, Chimescape, Reflections, The Birdhouse Project, Cluster, Ripple Garden, Public Window Box, Community Contours, Mount Place Triptych, Let there be light and benches, Lamella Park, Night Light and Brass Corner.
Well done to all the presenters and supporters.
Friday, 2 October 2009
Demand works with his generation’s media memories – in paper. He builds perfect 1:1 model replicas of scenes: a kitchen, a ransacked office, a bathroom, a bus stop, all exquisitely precise but with the fine detail missing and then photographs them. The resulting large-format images are representations of locations where events occurred that form part of the social, political, cultural and historical fabric of the nation.
Posted by CP at Friday, October 02, 2009