Sharing Paths by Ruben Brulat

Posted on Nov 28, 2013
Sharing Paths by Ruben Brulat

A week or so ago, I received a package in the mail containing a new photo book by Ruben Brulat: Sharing Paths. He is a photographer whose work I’ve been following for quite some time. Let me take you through some of his work. Brulat is interested in man’s being, his habitats and motives. “First […]

Interview with Alex Prager

Posted on Nov 14, 2013
Interview with Alex Prager

Below is an interview with Alex Prager which I did in 2012 for the photography blog I run, copypasteculture. Alex Prager Born in 1979, Alex Prager is a self-taught American photographer and filmmaker who lives and works in Los Angeles. Copypasteculture met up with her to talk about her show in Foam photography museum in […]

Experimenting with Cinestill 800T film

Posted on Nov 6, 2013
Experimenting with Cinestill 800T film

Last month I had my first try with Cinestill film. Cinestill is motion picture cinema film converted to standard 35mm still photography and C-41 processing. The Cinestill 800T, which I had ordered from Germany, is specifically made for difficult low light tungsten situations, so I thought it’d be good to take on my trip to […]

Interview with Rineke Dijkstra

Posted on Nov 4, 2013
Interview with Rineke Dijkstra

Below is an interview I’ve done with Rineke Dijkstra for TrouwAmsterdam in 2012. “A nightclub is a beautiful dream” Tonight, March 29th 2012, Rineke Dijkstra will be back in a nightclub. This time not to make art, but to show it as part of Contemporary Art Club, Stedelijk @ Trouw / De Verdieping. TrouwAmsterdam was […]

Top three cultural highlights of New York City

Posted on Nov 3, 2013
Top three cultural highlights of New York City

My trip to NYC last month had several distinct highlights. Let me run you through them. Douglas Gordon First, I was amazed by seeing Douglas Gordon’s two channel Play Dead; Real Time at MoMA. The work was filmed in an empty Gagosian Gallery, where a four-year-old elephant was to perform several tricks – play dead, […]

Volunteers for photo documentary

Posted on Nov 2, 2013
Volunteers for photo documentary

English below Deelnemers gezocht Voor een fotoreportage ben ik op zoek naar mensen met een persoonlijkheidsstoornis. Het gaat om ‘eigen werk’. Dat betekent dus dat het niet bedoeld is voor publicatie in media. De fotoserie Het doel van de serie, is het vastleggen van de leefomgeving van de betrokkene. Indien gewenst wordt anonimiteit gewaarborgd. De […]

New website

Posted on Nov 1, 2013
New website

The past day I’ve been working on an overhaul of my website, which was long overdue. I’ve switched from Indexhibit to WordPress because Indexhibit just wasn’t able to integrate as easily as WordPress can. Also the site has a completely new look and feel, and I trust it is an improvement. It was long night […]