Back to the Future The 19th Century in the 21st Century @ Foam

Ferns I, Working collage, before1928 © © Karl Blossfeldt Archiv /
Stiftung Ann und Jürgen Wilde, Pinakothek der Moderne, München

Back to the Future
The 19th Century in the 21st Century
19 January – 28 March 2018

” an exhibition presenting the work of contemporary artists who use photographic techniques, methods and processes that trace back to those used by nineteenth Century photographers. These artists not only draw inspiration from those pioneering years, but also find surprising new ways to continue in that same tradition. In the exhibition curated by Foam the works of over twenty five selected artists from the 21st and 19th Century are presented simultaneously. ”

The exhibition includes work by:
Anna Atkins (GB), Sylvia Ballhause (DE), Karl Blossfeldt (DE), Bownik (PL),l Matthew Brandt (US), Alfred Brothers (GB), Henry Frères (FR), S.W. Burham (US), William England (SCT), Sam Falls (US), Spiros Hadjidjanos (GR), Thomas Hauser (FR), Nicolai Howalt (DK), Adam Jeppesen (DK), Thomas Mailaender (FR), James Nasmyth (SCT), Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs (CH), Johan Österholm (CH), Jaya Pelupessy & Felix van Dam (NL), Warren de la Rue (GB), Lewis M. Rutherford (US), Stephen Thompson (GB), Simon van Til (NL) and several anonymous makers.

Keizersgracht 609
1017 DS Amsterdam

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