For those who have been waiting for a photographer to critically engage the wider phenomenon of the selfie, Scheurwater’s bluntly audacious photobook is memorably biting. She’s given us the mannered freedom and sexiness we’re supposed to want (or want to be), incisively exposing the two poles of exhibitionism and voyeurism that now dominate the Facebook-age.
Walter Keller (1953–2014)
Walter Keller (1953–2014) passed away. I remember him as a very intelligent, inspirational and unconventional ‘master’ in his view on photography and art. I had the pleasure and honor of working closely with Walter Keller which resulted in his great editing and publishing of my first book Shooting Back (Gerber & Keller, 2011 Zurich).
Letter to the Viewer | Walter Keller Letter to the Viewer Dear Admirers of Beauty, please bear with us, and please, have a closer look at the strength of these images that might at first shock […]
Galerie Walter Keller presents Hester Scheurwater SHOOTING BACK at the Photobastei Zurich 16 1 2014 – 02-02-2014 Öffnungszeit: Di – So: 12 bis 21UhrBärengasse 29, 8001 ZürichTel: +41 44 240 22 03Postadresse:Photobastei, Postfach 9516, 8036 […]
VIENNA ART WEEK – OPEN STUDIO DAY featuring Dutch artists Dennis Vanderbroeck, Judith Leysner, Alberto de Michele, Sabi Van Hemert, Hester Scheurwater, Levi Van Veluw Frank Schallmaier, Martin C de Waal, and Zachari Logan (CAN) November 23, 13:00-20:00 Location: Artist-in-Residence Studios 501 & 513 […]
See some of the best in contemporary photography from Australia and beyond 17 August – 15 September 2013 Ballarat Victoria Australia The Core Program is a curated exhibition of Australian and International artists representing some […]
“Artists (Selection):Marina Abramović (SRB/USA), Martin Backes (GER), Thorsten Brinkmann (GER), Asger Carlsen (DEN/USA), Paul DeFlorian (AUT/GER), D+M (Dora Budor & Maja Cule) (CRO/USA), Caron Geary (GBR), Harem Royal (SRB), David Haines (GBR/NED), Stefan Hechenberger (AUT), […]
SOLO Broelmuseum Kortrijk Belgium presents HESTER SCHEURWATER 26.05.2012 -23.06.2013 You are invited to the opening of Hester Scheurwater’ s solo at De Paardenstallen Broelmuseum Kortrijk Belgium at 25 may 16.00 . Opening by Sacha Bronwasser. […]