SCRIM is a lightweight transparent fabric that is often used in cinemas or bookbinding particularly because of its very light texture. It is also the material that surrounds the eponymous book composed by Ida Nissen (b. 1986, Denmark) and published by Lodret Vandret. Her monograph...

We Were Born Before the Wind is the first monograph of Portuguese photographer Henri Prestes. Images of his hometown portray the artist's roaming in the dark through small villages, mountains, and desolate fields in winter. Highlighted by dim and cinematic aesthetics, Prestes escapes the concreteness...

Compendium Book Review Artist: Roberto Kusterle Photobook: Compendium Publisher: studiofaganel Specs: Hardcover, 348 pages, 230 x 320 mm Price: €50 Roberto Kusterle was born in Gorizia in 1948, where he still lives and works. His artistic career spans already to the seventies, when he started with paintings and installations. Kusterle's oeuvre is...

Love comes and leaves our lives. An ecstasy fuelled with euphoria and desire, yet also pain and grief. It is something so personal and hard to understand. However, we take the risk of love while knowing we can get scarred for life… The experience of love...

Räuber Book Review Artist: Josh Kern Photobook: Räuber Publisher: Eigensinn Publishing Specs: Softcover, Nature Linen, 240 pages, 150 x 200 mm Price: €28 Set against rural and urban German landscapes, the photographs by Josh Kern (b. 1993) give us an open and honest glimpse into the everyday moments of a young individual’s life and those...

How do we interpret a family album that has been taken into a new context as a photobook? That is a concern of Takashi Yatoo’s debut monograph Palam which juxtaposes photographs taken over a period of 25 years, combining both newly created imagery with photographs...

Eeva Hannula’s self-published book ‘Amorphous Writings’ is an experimental hybrid of photography and poetry, in which images are used by means of writing with them to discover her own artistic language. ...

Dora Lionstone's daydream-inspired multimedia project ‘Cosmic Stream’ is an exploration of her inner space in relation to the mysteries and ambiguities of the universe that surround us all. The handmade book that she self-published in 2020 is one of the many ways in which she...

After his successful debut monograph ‘Smoke’, Theo Elias (b. 1985, Sweden) now brings to the forefront a new photobook – Red / January 2021. A continuation of his exploration of themes dealing with love, seclusion, and existence in the environment of the Nordic landscape, however,...