Out now! Foam Magazine #46: Who We Are featuring portfolios by Dana Lixenberg, Jon Rafman, Laurie Simmons and more. Order your copy here: bit.ly/FM_46. A preview of the issuu is available here: bit.ly/issuu-46
Remember Foam Magazine #15, Construct? The issue featured realities constructed by the artists - one of them being Melanie Bonajo.
Her latest work Night Soil goes a step further with a series of experimental semi-documentary films about cultural phenomena that contradict the linear progression of the capitalist system. On show for another week at Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam.... View details ⇨
"Photography is a schizofrenic medium, a medium that reflects back to us our own fraught relationship with the world."
Jörg Colberg writes about photography and New Formalism in the context of Nico Krijno's (b. 1981, ZA) work in the latest Talent Issue. Read the essay and see more works by #FoamTalent: bit.ly/TalentIssue2016
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Emerging visual artist Olya Oleinic researched one of the main driving forces of our contemporary advertising aesthetics: China. Her exhibition Made of China is on show until Sunday 27 November at Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam.
Only this week, you can see Antonio Ottomanelli's impressive projects Big Eye Kabul and Mapping Identity at Montrasio Arte. On Thursday, the artist will give a lecture at BASE Milano about the trends in contemporary photography, and the releations between photography and politics.
"Aesthetics in general is arguably a significant aspect of contemporary art. The conceptual side is often considered more important, but if you have anything to say you need to say it right for anyone to hear you." Read an interview with emerging talent Olya Oleinic on #SpotlightSunday.
Photographer and fashion model Louise Parker (Foam Talent, 2016) creates collages of original images of herself from magazines. This way she attempts to regain agency of her image and representation. Interested to see and read more on her series Pieces of Me? The Talent Issue that includes her work is available here: bit.ly/TalentIssue2016