Landscape with Tree / by Jamie Hawkesworth

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Photography is a disarmingly subtle act of sensing, then waiting, until a subject reveals itself. It is my chosen medium because of its capacity to intensify what we see, and to capture the unique truths that lie beneath the surface of our encounters. This enduring and patient economy of means channels our shared, multivalent sense… read more

Eddo Hartmann / Setting the Stage: Pyongyang, North Korea, Part 2

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‘Within the collective character of North Korea, the individual is just a pixel. I looked specifically for that pixel and its significance in the city.’ – Eddo Hartmann  Daily life in a closed country Between 2014 and 2017 the Dutch photographer Eddo Hartmann visited North Korea four times. His fascination for this closed country was… read more

Ad van Denderen / Jerusalem Stone

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For almost 25 years Ad van Denderen, the éminence grise of Dutch documentary photography, has been photographing daily life in Israel and the Palestinian territories. He originally worked in black and white, in a classical, direct, reportage style. About 15 years ago he switched to colour, and since then he has employed a more detached… read more

Jamie Hawkesworth: signing session & ‘the making of’

on Landscape with Tree & Preston Bus Station

During this afternoon, photographer Jamie Hawkesworth and curator/director Nanda van den Berg will tell about the creation of the exhibition Landscape with Tree. From the conception to the first conversation to the show’s construction: a unique look behind the scenes. Afterwards there will be drinks and an opportunity to have Hawkesworth’s new book book Preston… read more

The Art of Analog Photo Printing (26/11, 1–2 pm)

with master printer Peter Svenson

Due to high demand, we’ve added this extra session for the masterclass with Peter Svenson! How is an exceptional analog photo print made? Huis Marseille invites you to join master printer Peter Svenson in his studio, AAP-lab, has produced prints for many leading artists such as Rineke Dijkstra and Jacqueline Hassink. Svenson is widely recognized… read more

The Art of Analog Photo Printing (26/11, 3–4 pm)

with master printer Peter Svenson

How is an exceptional analog photo print made? Huis Marseille invites you to join master printer Peter Svenson in his studio, AAP-lab, has produced prints for many leading artists such as Rineke Dijkstra and Jacqueline Hassink. Svenson is widely recognized as the artist behind the artists, one of the last great analog printers. He will… read more

Sign up now for Preston Bus Station

beautiful edition of Hawkesworth's celebrated series

Long-awaited and soon available at the Huis Marseille museum store: Jamie Hawkesworth’s Preston Bus Station, his first complete photo project, shot in a brutalist bus station in the North English city Preston. Preston is the city where Hawkesworth studied at the University of Lancaster, where day after day he photographed passengers in the bus station… read more

Interview: Jeff Cowen

Photoworks

With Jeff Cowen / Photoworks Huis Marseille presents the first large-scale museum retrospective of the American photographer Jeff Cowen (New York, 1966) whose masterly, tactile, and sculptural photographic works are strongly linked to contemporary practices. Ann Gimpel, Collection and Exhibitions Coordinator at Huis Marseille, interviewed him about his motivations, techniques and more. Jeff Cowen /… read more

Interview: Scarlett Hooft Graafland

Shores Like You

In Shores Like You Huis Marseille presents photographs drawn from the series that Scarlett Hooft Graafland (Maarn, 1973) has been making in recent years. For her latest works she travelled from Vanuatu to Peru, Socotra, Dubai and Sweden. Nicky van Banning, Collection and Exhibitions Assistant at Huis Marseille, interviewed her on her working methods, her… read more

Interview: Stephen Shore

Retrospective

The work of renowned American photographer Stephen Shore has been getting a lot of attention. His work is currently showing in travelling exhibition This Place and a retrospective has been touring Spain, France and Germany, and is on show at Huis Marseille from 10 June 2016 till 4 September 2016. The MoMA is planning a major retrospective in the United States in the fall of 2017. Huis Marseille’s project curator Hinde Haest spoke to Stephen Shore about his retrospective. read more

Interview: Jeroen Robert Kramer

Une Femme

Une Femme, ‘a woman’, is where the story of the Dutch photographer Jeroen Robert Kramer begins and where it ends; but she is never actually shown. Kramer sketches the life of Monsieur Khiar, who – like Kramer himself – lives in Beirut, and in whose company he lives in the aftermath of civil war. The… read more

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