Satirising the Everyday
Olivia Locher highlights humanity’s unrealistic expectations, depicting daily regimes to comedic effect, where candles literally burn at both ends.
Ulaş Kesebir and Merve Türkan work as a duo to redefine the parameters of fashion imagery, with bold colour schemes and alluring environments.
Rise of the Megacity
Michel Lamoller’s photographic reliefs highlight the alarming rate at which humanity is expanding, depicting high-rises as markers of infrastructure.
Personal and Political
Over 12 years, Gillian Laub produced a major documentary project in Montgomery County, Georgia, a series sparked by one written letter.
Moments of Serendipity
Andrea Lohmann’s compositions are inspired by the built environment: structures from the post- war period complemented by passing clouds.
Ode to Community
“I love the way an image can escape its original tether and move through time to become something else.” Roy Mehta’s photographs are on view in London.
Refik Anadol is a pioneer in the aesthetics of machine intelligence, creating immersive data sculptures and paintings to make invisible information visible.
A Moment for Contemplation
Gal Shahar is an Israeli photographer who looks at image-making as a form of literature – considering the stories which play out in our daily routines.
A Lens for Celebration
Visual artist. Stylist. Editor. Photographer. Trevor Stuurman is all these things and more – recognised as “the king of creativity” and “a cultural force.”
Portals to the Future
Afrofuturism is a movement combining science fiction, history and fantasy. Amongst today’s artists working with its legacy is Darryl DeAngelo Terrell.
At a moment of unprecedented creativity in fashion and reflection on gender, London’s V&A museum brings the history of “menswear” into focus.
Pavilions of Change:
Venice Biennale 2022
The 59th Venice Biennale reflects on the unpredictability of the contemporary moment. We select 10 must-see shows from the 2022 edition.
“Why do we feel that we belong in some places and not in others?” asks Lise Johansson, an award-winning photographer based in Copenhagen.
Robbie Lawrence is best known for sensitive approaches to image-making and documentary: placing the human experience front and centre.
Objects, Memory, Heritage
John Edmonds’ solo exhibition as the winner of the Foam Paul Huf Award brings together intimate studio photographs and meticulous still lifes.
The Hyperreal Everyday
Plastic bags get caught in barbed wire, basketball hoops cast silhouettes, tree trunks glow in the darkness. These are images by Rickard Grönkvist.
Photo London 2022: 5 to See
Britain’s preeminent photography fair returns to Somerset House this month for its seventh edition, highlighting an array of galleries and publishers.
Resisting the Canon
Namsa Leuba uses photography to question the western gaze and imagination, considering the complex ways cultural identity is recognised.
Forms of Abstraction
The word ‘abstract’ derives from the Latin abstractus, or ‘drawn away’. Today, lens-based artists continue to push the boundaries of the genre.