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A Forest Reconstructed

The landscapes I have photographed over the past years cannot be unambiguously regarded as natural or cultural, nature or nurture. Nor is it clear what the most appropriate representation of reality is: a drawing, a negative or a print?

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Unique white carbon prints in three layers of titanium white on single weight baryta paper. 

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A series ‘photographic’ drawings of 54 negatives, complemented by notes of measurements taken in the field and colour prints

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Tables of meausuremets of the distances between the trees corresponding to the sketches.

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A selection of drawings made after in-camera negatives.

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Three layer colour carbon prints from a black and white negative.

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Three: a collection in time and in space is the last part of the project. In this part trees from different negatives are brought together as a collection, based on the concepts of time and space. Carbon print from a digital negative, 23×57 cm. Edition 3 + 2 A.P.

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