Jens F. 1000 signed and numbered limited ed
By (photographer) Collier Schorr
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Collier Schorr by Collier Schorr
Book DescriptionThe Jens pictures began as an experiment. To photograph a young boy in many of the positions that Andrew Wyeth painted the model Helga; to give someone another identity and photograph them through the transformation. The work evolved into a kind of dance between the two models, between painting and photography, between the exacting detail of photography and all the nuances of sketches and drawings. As a way of keeping track of all these images, I began to clip out the contact prints I liked and to paste them into Wyeth's book "The Helga Pictures". The Wyeth volume became something like a log or sketchbook, the antithesis of photography where the viewer sees only the finished and perfected photograph. Here they see hundreds of attempts. Each page compiles years worth of shots, the same picture taken again and again over time. The camera formats change; the boy's body changes, the light changes. Levels of intimacy change. The boy grows further away from the soft curves of femininity yet closer in his comfort and collaboration.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9783865211569
(278mm x 240mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Steidl Verlag
Publisher: Steidl Publishers
Publish Date: 21-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: Germany
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Author Biography - Collier Schorr
Collier Schorr, born in New York in 1963, has exhibited her work internationally at prestigious venues that include the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, the Jewish Museum in New York, the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, the 2002 Whitney Biennial, the 2003 International Center for Photography Triennial and the Consorcio Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain. Schorr currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
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