Category list : Photography
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Andreas Gursky and an economy of scaleSubscription
Depicting 30 years of global capitalism and mass consumerism, the photographs of Andreas Gursky sometimes make for uncomfortable viewing
The photographer’s studies of depopulated terrain in rural France combine intimate observation with the evocative timelessness of place
Folio: Richard LongSubscription
Richard Long’s photographs capture his temporary human intervention in some of the world’s most stunning landscapes
‘The craze for images of Communist architecture can be traced back to the work of one intrepid photographer’Subscription
Ursula Schulz-Dornburg shares the typological obsession of the Bechers but her aims are quite different
Folio: Typologies by the Bechers Subscription
Why must a water tower look like a UFO, or a coal bunker like a castle on legs?
Disseminated by smart phones and Instagram, critical photography thrives online. But can it change the way we look at buildings?
Currently being exhibited at the Science Museum, these pictures may not be architectural photography in any sense of the phrase - but their importance in our consideration of the field of architecture is major
Curating Identity: Edwin Smith's PhotographySubscription
Current RIBA exhibition Ordinary Beauty leads Savtchenko to wonder where Smith’s interpretation of Britishness really comes from: the objects photographed or the nature of the photographs?
Photography in the eyes of the beholderSubscription
Richard Wentworth reveals his take on photography in response to the Barbican exhibition Constructing Worlds
Although featuring many incredible artists, the Barbican’s Constructing Worlds fails to be thought-provoking because of its lack of curational direction, says Jack Self