Steve Shapiro Exhibition at Camera Work

DAVID BOWIE – BIKE, photos by Steven Shapiro

On September 10, another spectacular exhibition opened at the gallery Camera Work. The exhibition shows photographs by Steven Shapiro and features pictures taken at the film sets of »Godfather« und »Taxi Driver« as well as photographs from the series »Heroes«, which is about popular artists in the 1960ies.

Here is a small preview with pictures of David Bowie, Woody Allen, Muhamad Ali, Truman Capote and The Velvet Underground.

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A river from China to Chernobyl


On Monday morning I had the pleasure to interview the press representative of Camera Work – one of Berlin’s most important galleries for photography. At this occasion I could also get a fast overview of the current exhibition. The visitor has the chance to relate to the topic of ecological mishabits of humanity through two different perspectives. On the upper floor there are pictures by Robert Polidori of several scenarios from the abandoned city of Pripyat near the reactor of Chernobyl. On ground floor you’ll find series about the Chinese river Choncquing by Nadav Kander. All pictures are equally impressive and horrifying. A great photographic lecture on the price of human civilisation: distruction of nature. Opening times and more pictures after the jump.

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