The Light Observer Magazine 4 - 1

The Light Observer #4

The prospective issue

£18.00

Light Observer issue 4 featuring:

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Anthony McCall, Sheung Yiu, François Mathieu, Adrien Lucca, Midgard Licht, Andrew Ayers, Irene Fenara, Sergio Giusti, Yuichi Yokoyama, Hicham Berrada, Matthew Burgos, Daniel Canogar, Ivan Casis and an exclusive collaboration with Judith Grassl.

Interview with artist Hicham Berrada about his unique approach in... ​​Read More

Light Observer issue 4 featuring:

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Anthony McCall, Sheung Yiu, François Mathieu, Adrien Lucca, Midgard Licht, Andrew Ayers, Irene Fenara, Sergio Giusti, Yuichi Yokoyama, Hicham Berrada, Matthew Burgos, Daniel Canogar, Ivan Casis and an exclusive collaboration with Judith Grassl.

Interview with artist Hicham Berrada about his unique approach in making art and use of light in his installations, such as MeskEllil

Photographic series by acclaimed photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto and his Theaters series

Interview with artist Daniel Canogar, questioning our relationship with technology and the omnipresence of screens in our societies

Photographic series by Sheung Yiu, questioning satellite observations, photography and technology, f64 and the power of representation

Interview with acclaimed artist Anthony McCall on his process, evolution, research and understanding of light

Interview with Bruxelles based artist Adrien Lucca about colour and light, perceptions and his future installations

Interview with the adored artist and manga hero Yuichi Yokoyama and extract form his manga entitled Travel

Thoughts:

Essay about Curt Fischer’s innovating design, Bauhaus and the Midgard legacy, by English writer Andrew Ayers

Essay about the place and importance of light in science fiction cinema, 2001, A Space Odyssey or Tarkovski’s Stalker, written by Matthew Burgos

Interview with technical director of the Apollon laser instracture, one of the most powerful lasers in the world, the future of research and details on this cutting-edge technology

Collaborations:

Series of paintings by German artist Judith Grassl inspired by collages, photography, playing with light and shadows, sharpness and ambiguity

Illustration by Ivan Casis, isometric drawings playing with black and white and creating futuristic visions thanks to minimal yet complex layouts

Photographic series by Irene Fenera, images taken by surveillance cameras and depicting a world both strange and fascinating, with text by writer and critic Sergio Giusti


The Light Observer is a biannual magazine based in Milan that investigates our relationship with light through in-depth articles and interviews.

20 x 27 cm
Softcover
Winter 2021
English
ISSN 2724-7449
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The Light Observer is a biannual magazine based in Milan that investigates our relationship with light through in-depth articles and interviews.