The first series juxtaposes the universe Hyper framed, haunting, full of kitsch and hypermarkets, modern temples dedicated to consumption, body of Levites and floating freely in space. As in his previous book The fall, the author focuses on areas of tension between social conformism, trademarks, standardization on the one hand, desiring power and freedom of the individual on the other. The universe of science fiction and the virtual game is not foreign to the aesthetic movement. Fantasy, humor and burlesque are obviously not absent from such tables. Doe flies over the flowery wallpaper, another fleet radius frozen asleep at …
The second set is related to Helmets amazing motorcycle helmets worn by teenagers, used in rural areas to move into two-wheeler. Referring monsters of cinema fantastique, the universe of Star Wars or giant insects, these individuals pose to the walls of their homes, in the quiet serene poses of photo or classic portraits.
Authors : Amanda Crawley Jackson
Publisher : Filigranes Éditions
Release Date : 2009
ISBN : 978-2-35046-163-2
Book Size : 23.5 x 29 cm
Language : French