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Danny Lyon – Message to the Future
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Danny Lyon – Message to the Future

Fascinated by outsiders and subcultures, photographer and documentary filmmaker, Danny Lyon, developed a more subjective and partisan form of reportage.
SITUATIONS/Placeholder
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SITUATIONS/Placeholder

SITUATIONS/Placeholder from #68 to #79 now at Fotomuseum Winterthur.
SITUATIONS / Proletariats
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SITUATIONS / Proletariats

The latest cluster, launched on 28 May 2016, is Proletariats (SITUATION #39 to 40). This cluster looks at issues of…
PROVOKE: Between Protest and Performance, photography in Japan 1960–1975
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PROVOKE: Between Protest and Performance, photography in Japan 1960–1975

A lively installation that features works by Nobuyoshi Araki, Eikō Hosoe, Kazuo Kitai, Daidō Moriyama, Takuma Nakahira, Shōmei Tōmatsu and…
SITUATIONS / (in)stability
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SITUATIONS / (in)stability

The new cluster traces productive moments of (in)stability in the history and contemporary experience of photography/film.
TOTAL RECORDS – Vinyl & Photography
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TOTAL RECORDS – Vinyl & Photography

With over 500 record covers, Total Records shows the innovative and artistic interaction between vinyl and photography.
SITUATIONS #23 to #27 – Vanishing
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SITUATIONS #23 to #27 – Vanishing

From the vanishing of a person or a social reality to the fading of an image.
SITUATIONS #20 – #22: Formats
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SITUATIONS #20 – #22: Formats

As the lifespan of data storage formats decreases, the Internet provides unprecedented modes of production and distribution…
Every Photograph is an Enigma
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Every Photograph is an Enigma

Photographs often seem familiar and understandable, a visual common sense intimately related to our daily lives.
SITUATIONS #9 to #18 – Seeing Machines
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SITUATIONS #9 to #18 – Seeing Machines

As every citizen with a smartphone, laptop or tablet knows, photography is becoming increasingly ‘distributed’. Driven by the vast replicative…
PAUL STRAND – Photography and Film for the 20th Century
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PAUL STRAND – Photography and Film for the 20th Century

Photo exhibition: Paul Strand – Photography and Film for the 20th Century Venue details: Fotomuseum Winterthur, Gruezenstrasse 44 + 45,…
Peter Piller – Document Control
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Peter Piller – Document Control

In the mid 1990s the German artist Peter Piller worked at a Hamburg press agency while studying art. His job…
Viviane Sassen – In and Out of Fashion
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Viviane Sassen – In and Out of Fashion

With her highly original and at times provocative practice, Viviane Sassen is one of Europe’s most exciting photographers. In and…
MANIFESTO! – An Alternative History of Photography
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MANIFESTO! – An Alternative History of Photography

Manifesto! is the first exhibition to explore the historical relationship between photography and the manifesto. It reveals what happens when…
BLOW-UP – Antonioni’s Film Classic And Photography
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BLOW-UP – Antonioni’s Film Classic And Photography

The cult film “Blow-Up” by Michelangelo Antonioni (1966) occupies a central position in the history of film as well as…
Confoederatio Helvetica Mea
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Confoederatio Helvetica Mea

I have over the last year been taking a closer look at my home country of choice, Switzerland. As a…
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