Marco Breuer – Part_Of_Parts

The Von Lintel Gallery has moved to a new location at 520 W. 23rd Street. “Part_of_Parts”, new photography from Marco Breuer should initiate the space in fine fashion.

Marco Breuer - Motion (C-922) - 2009
Marco Breuer, Motion (C-922), 2009.

Breuer bares photographic paper to light in different ways. Five separate methods of exposure are highlighted in this exhibition. There is a directness of expression displayed here that is often overlooked in traditional photography. Much of this work is a positive extension on the photograms first made prominent in the 1920’s by Dada master Man Ray.

Marco Breuer - Throw (C-869) - 2008
Marco Breuer, Throw (C-869), 2008.

The paper has been scratched, succumbed to flash bulbs, submitted to a modified turntable of the artist’s design and yes, even shot. For the “Shot” pieces, Breuer left the light sensitive paper in the box and took aim with a 12-gauge shotgun thus converting the lightproof box into his camera.

Marco Breuer - Shot (C-840) - 2008
Marco Breuer, Shot (C-840), 2009.

Marco Breuer
Part_of_Parts
7 May – 13 June 2009
Von Lintel Gallery
NYC



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Scott Lickstein is a visual artist and was the founder / primary writer for the art news source, LookIntoMyOwl.com until January 2013 when it merged with NOWhere Limited’s Magazine.


One Response to Marco Breuer – Part_Of_Parts

  1. pablo says:

    oui oui oui oui oui

    gorgeous

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