1. In May 2011, five Magnum photographers – Paolo Pellegrin, Jim Goldberg, Susan Meiselas, Alec Soth, Mikhael Subotzky – and a writer, Ginger Strand, set out from Austin, Texas, in an RV. Two weeks and 1750 miles later, they arrived in Oakland, California.
    The resulting limited edition book is a collection of objects – a book, five bumper stickers, a newspaper, two fold-outs, three cards, a poster and five zines that collectively document the experience.

    Susan Meiselas, Magnum Photo Member, reviews it in this Paris Photo Platform Pecha-Kucha session (nov, 2012).
    more info here: postcards.magnumphotos.com/
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    the Paris Photo Platform featured 4 days of conferences directed by Roxana Marcoci, Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, with the special contribution of Paul Holdengräber, Director of "LIVE from The New York Public Library."
    Structured as an experimental platform for critical discussions, the Paris Photo Platform engages in dynamic and robust debates about the expanded field and perspectives of photography.

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  2. Michael Schmidt's latest book, Lebensmittel (Snoeck, 2012), roughly translated as "Foodstuff",'is a massive exploration of our global food economy.
    Simon Baker, Curator of Photography at the Tate Modern, reviews it in this Paris Photo Platform Pecha-Kucha session (nov, 2012).
    Pecha Kucha: a Japanese expression meaning "the sound of conversation". Each participant has carte blanche to make a 7 mn concise presentation on selected recent photography exhibitions, books, works...
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    the Paris Photo Platform featured 4 days of conferences directed by Roxana Marcoci, Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, with the special contribution of Paul Holdengräber, Director of "LIVE from The New York Public Library."
    Structured as an experimental platform for critical discussions, the Paris Photo Platform engages in dynamic and robust debates about the expanded field and perspectives of photography.

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  3. L'INFLUENCE DES ELEMENTS CINEMATOGRAPHIQUES DANS LES IMAGES FIXES ET ANIMEES
    Une discussion entre Paul Holdengräber, directeur de « LIVE from the NYPL », de la New York Public Library, et l'artiste et cinéaste David Lynch.
    Dimanche 18 novembre 2012, Grand Palais, Paris.

    Dans le cadre de la Plateforme de Paris Photo 2012 :
    Lieu d'échange et de débats à vocation expérimentale, sous la direction de Roxana Marcoci, conservatrice au département Photographie du MoMA de New York, la plateforme permet de s'interroger sur les perspectives et les domaines en constante évolution de la photographie. Pour animer ces rencontres, Paris Photo a sollicité des intervenants de diverses nationalités et de domaines variés : artistes, architectes, cinéastes, historiens de la culture, théoriciens de l'art...

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  4. FILMIC ELEMENTS IN STILL AND MOVING PICTURES
    A discussion between Paul Holdengräber, Director of "LIVE from The New York Public Library", and artist & film-maker David Lynch.
    Took place during Paris Photo Platform Programme, on Sunday, 18 of November, 2012, at the Grand Palais

    Structured as an experimental platform for critical discussions and directed by Roxana Marcoci, Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, the Paris Photo Platform engages in dynamic and robust debates about the expanded field and perspectives of photography. Participants feature an international roster of leading artists, architects, filmmakers, cultural historians, and theorists in the field exchanging ideas on the relational contexts in which photography operates today.

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Paris Photo Platform 2012

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Structured as an experimental platform for critical exchanges, performances, and interactions, the Platform engages in dynamic presentations about the expanded field and perspectives of photography.
The Platform goes live for four days, with conferences,…


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Structured as an experimental platform for critical exchanges, performances, and interactions, the Platform engages in dynamic presentations about the expanded field and perspectives of photography.
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