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Notes

In collaboration with Musée de Bagnes, Le Châble

Publisher Note

Hexamiles (Mont-Voisin) has been published on the occasion of Batia Suter's exhibition at the Mauvoisin Dam in Switzerland (with 250 meters, the highest arched dam in Europe). For this artist book, Suter focused on her ever-expanding archive of scanned landscape images, which had already started to play an important role in Parallel Encyclopedia #2 (Roma 284, 2016). Many of those images depict wastelands, alternating between romantic and menacing views which simultaneously create sensations of majesty and disorientation. By layering them over each other, a variety of disparate geological and biological environments merge into composite landscapes we might only recognise from dreams and fairy tales. In the book

Artists’ Book

Hexamiles (Mont-Voisin)

by Batia Suter

Publisher
Release Place Amsterdam, Netherlands
Release Date 2019
Credits
Artist: Batia Suter
Identifiers
ISBN-13: 9789492811592
Original Price 45.00 EUR
Work  
Topics Landscapes, Wasteland
Methods Found Photography
Dimensions 24.0 × 30.4 cm
Pages 256

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Data Contributor: ROMA Publications

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