Small World Is A Biting And Very Funny Satire In Which Martin Parr Observes Global Tourism And The Tourist S Search For Authentic Cultures That Are Themselves Destroyed In That Search.Martin Parr Has Worked On Numerous Photographic Projects And Developed An International Reputation For His Innovative Imagery, His Oblique Approach To Social Documentary, And His Input To Photographic Culture Within The United Kingdom And Abroad In 2002 A Major Retrospective Exhibition Was Initiated By The Barbican In London And Is Touring Internationally To 2008. Il flash di Martin Parr e il turismo di massa una delle ragioni per cui amo la street photography. Capolavoro della fotografia e pi in generale della sociologia contemporanea Il minuzioso studio di Parr sull ethos del turista, attuato con i suoi colori saturi e il non raro uso del flash, restituisce una umanit globale a tinte forti, affaticata da
This book has a wonderful introduction by Geoff Dyer It s about traveling and tourism The photos are all of tourists on vacation Most are having their photo taken by someone else in the frame or are taking a photo It has a sense of humor that isn t necessarily mean spirited even if you do
This book has quite a literary introduction by Geoff Dyer However, though book has some intriguing pictures of touristy places, somewhat mocking the tourists There are several unconventional compositions with almost every frame featuring a tourist trying to pose or click
It s photos of tourist picture settings A social commentary on what we take pictures of when we travel. One of Martin s projects where he tried to approach the subject differently I liked the idea of seeing people from different places trying to see the world in their way It s a small and big world.
- 96 pages
- Small World
- Martin Parr
- 11 December 2017 Martin Parr