Sense of Place – European Landscape Photography/Europäische Landschaftsfotografie – Catalogue Bozar, Brussels, 2012



Tekst: Liz Wells, e.a.

Uitvoering: Gebonden 

Aantal pagina’s: 256

Illustraties: Kleur en zwart-wit

Uitgever: Prestel, 2012

Taal: Engels/Duits

Staat: Goed

Catalogus bij de tentoonstelling in Bozar, Brussel, 2012

Is Europe a union in name only? How does the land we live on contribute to our culture? How does it divide or unite a collection of cultures? These important questions are at the root of this pictorial examination of Europe’s heterogeneous landscape. This book brings together images from twenty-seven European Union nations and from prominent artists such as Olafur Eliasson (Denmark), Thomas Struth (Germany), Carl De Keyzer (Belgium), Massimo Vitali (Italy), and Celine Clanet (France). The book shows how landscape photography in particular offers critical insights into the characteristics of a place, inviting viewers, through a subjective lens, to form their own feelings toward that place. Organized into three broad geographic zones, it offers exquisite depictions of Europe’s wonderfully varied geography – shorelines and fjords, mountains and plains, farmland and urban centres – as it seeks to understand the source of the continent’s diversity and unity.