Publisher Note

34 collages made from the vernacular photography collection of Sébastien Lifshitz.
“The images in Edouard Taufenbach’s Spéculaire are pulsing. A vibrating hum draws us towards their surfaces. Inside these images, bodies radiate: an outstretched arm extends, reaching impossibly from a masculine figure at the right of the frame. To the side of a tree, he is about to pluck from its fruits. Dynamic movement is in process, but at the same time about to occur. We follow and sense that which is to come. In another image, a younger boy looks right and faces the water. His left arm is outstretched in an act of pre-emptive balancing, as if his right arm, out of the frame, is primed to throw a stone. We see neither the throwing arm nor its object, but the image is shook: it ripples.”

Artists’ Book

L'image dans le miroir

by Edouard Taufenbach

Release Place Bologna, Italy
Edition 1st edition
Release Date 2019
Printrun 750
ISBN-13: 978-88-94515-50-3
Subform Photobook
Topics Body
Methods Photography
Language English
Dimensions 24.0 × 30.0 cm
Pages 78
Technique Offset