New photography exhibition at Hauser & Wirth gallery presents Alex Van Gelder’s work called Meat Portraits. Carnal art using raw meat as a medium has been trending recently. Starting point and the most famous example must be Lagy Gaga’s Meat dress in 2010 MTV Awards.
World Photo London 2013, WPO hosted recently a series of PhotoTALK discussions exploring various fields of the photographic industry. I attended a talk where experts and participating audience members analysed the Fashion & Advertising industries. The panel included Klaus Thymann, Photographer and professional finalist of 2013 Sony World Photography Awards, Fashion & Beauty category, Tim Paton, Managing Director of Balcony Jump agency and Catherine Chermayeff, Director of Special Projects, Magnum Photos. Continue reading