the eyes, the ears // Rinko Kawauchi

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   RINKO KAWAUCHI the eyes, the ears websiteinstagram text by: Antonino Barbaro   Japanese photographer Rinko Kawauchi is a prolific artist who has published plenty of great books during her career as a fine art photographer. Her style and practice, […]

An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar // Taryn Simon

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   TARYN SIMON An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar  website Publisher: Hatje Cantz text by: Matteo Cremonesi “Too often the American people don’t know who Washington is working for, and when they find out, they don’t like what […]

Sightseeing // Mikiya Takimoto

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   MIKIYA TAKIMOTO Sightseeing  websiteInstagram text by: Antonino Barbaro Sightseeing is considered the lifework of Japanese artist Mikiya Takimoto, for which he travelled across all seven continents focusing on the main touristic attractions, people’s behaviour and their interaction with them. […]

Schwarzenegger is my idol // Sergey Melnitchenko

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   SERGEY MELNITCHENKO Schwarzenegger is my idol websiteinstagram Publisher: Moksop text by: Matteo Cremonesi “What remains original in the work is what is not verbal: for example its physicality, its voice, its body. The body: here is a land not […]

The Wedding // Boris Mikhailov

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   BORIS MIKHAILOV The Wedding Publisher: Morel Books   text by: Matteo Cremonesi The controversial photographic work of Boris Mikhailov documents the terrible daily lives and the ruthless social conditions in which many homeless people (also known as Bomzhes), end […]

Dr. Ikkaku Ochi Collection // Akimitus Naruyama

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   AKIMITUS NARUYAMA Dr. Ikkaku Ochi Collection Publisher: Scalo text by: Matteo Cremonesi «There is a sort of construction in the vision, from which we are exempt by habit. We guess or foresee, in general, more than we see, and […]

Sinking Stone // Cristiano Volk

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   CRISTIANO VOLK Sinking Stone websiteInstagram Publisher: Witty Books text by: Matteo Cremonesi Gaining from the traditions of the Baroque theater and the Fine Arts, Cristiano Volk with the “Sinking Stone” project offers us a reading of the city of […]

NOTHING’S COMING SOON – Clay Maxwell Jordan

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   CLAY MAXWELL JORDAN Nothing’s Coming Soon websiteInstagram Publisher: Fall Line text by: Federica Zotti Well-kept lawns, derelict coats, forgotten houses, trees whose foliage defy gravity and order; a collection of fetish objects full of illusory promises of wealth and […]

Maxim Dondyuk

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Videos Texts TV Artists About Submission Newsletter   MAXIM DONDYUK CULTURE OF CONFRONTATION websiteInstagramFacebook Book “Winter 2014 changed Ukraine. Three months of bloody clashes, tears, fear, Molotov cocktails, burning car tires and deaths. Ukrainian revolution brought a new spirit, changed people and their minds, people became one organism that […]

Federal Triangle // Mike Osborne

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PHROOM HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Moving Images Essays TV Exhibitions Artists About Submission Newsletter   MIKE OSBORNE Federal Triangle websiteInstagram Publisher: Gnomic Book text by: Bucky Miller It is maybe because this review pertains to photographs of the post-2016 Washington, D.C. scene that I feel comfortable leading off by shamelessly dropping an incredibly lofty […]