Fri 30.8.

Bodies of Evidence: architecture, photography and real lives

Posted by Walter Phillips on 30.08.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Le Corbusier's Chandigarh, India, photographed by Iwan Baan. Taken from 'Brasilia – Chandigarh, Living With Modernity', Lars Müller Publishers, 2010

Le Corbusier’s Chandigarh, India, photographed by Iwan Baan. Taken from ‘Brasilia – Chandigarh, Living With Modernity’, Lars Müller Publishers, 2010

There’s a long tradition of architectural photography presenting viewers with depopulated spaces – interior and exterior landscapes, devoid of the very users for which they have been designed. Celebrated Dutch photographer IWAN BAAN’s unparalleled documentary images of the built environment correct this lack, putting people back in the picture. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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