I love Hoda Afshar's portraits and videos from Manus Island (it's Australia's Refugee Devil's Island - you go in but you n...
Tuesday, 1 February 2011
Lauren Simonutti: If I do not have a photograph...I cannot be certain it happened
This is Lauren Simonutti's super-tactile handmade book for 2010, available from her blog, The Madness is the Method.
Simonutti's work is, in her own words:
"The misfirings of my beloved/despised mind that conspire to convince me to destroy all have rendered me housebound and led to a solitary life. I am a creature of past, proof, memory and imaginary friends."
"I have reached the point where if I do not have a photograph of something I cannot be certain it happened. So, locked inside the house with nothing else left, I shoot this"