They had been teasing us for weeks, showing glimpses of the exhibition, a photograph of the artist himself and invitations for the opening weekend and artist talk. Finally, last week, the photo museum of Antwerp opened the doors to Alec Soth’s exhibition ‘Gathered Leaves’.
What happens when eight writers interpret one photographer’s images? A collaboration between Belgian photographer Dirk Braeckman and literary magazine DW B gave us the answer.
Who says art photography needs to be serious? Photography is a great vehicle for playfulness and some highly regarded artists have mastered this attitude to the fullest. Let yourself be inspired to be more playful!