Lesbos 2014

Refugee Boat

Lesbos 2014

We decided to take one of the destroyed rubber boats from Lesbos and let it drift into one highly frequented beach.
What you see is the reaction of the tourists when the boat was already washed up.

Lesbos 2014

Administration of Fear

Administration of Fear

What you see is a staged catastrophe with real live emotions. The radio and phone were manipulated so that the people in the picture thought there was an nuclear accident, a starting war or simply losing a job.
Staging gets real for a second because of fiction.

Administration of Fear

surplus

surplus

Photographic war icons are used to visualize the circumstances of the modern western Lifestyle. By not showing but only referring to iconic images one becomes aware of how powerful pictures are that already “made history”, but have become part of our visual culture.

surplus

Limits

Limits

A contact print represents best how limited a frame is and the infinite options the photographer has with it.

Limits

Tools

Tools

Tools to be more conform with the neoliberalism society.

Tools