The tailspin of routinely traveling through heat, smog, and the crush on the street for hours on end is to be a part of the terrible pilgrimage that is Metro
The latest cluster, launched on 28 May 2016, is Proletariats (SITUATION #39 to 40). This cluster looks at issues of labour from a historical perspective.
Documentation of the shabby and unhealthy environment under which local gold ornament makers have to work in the city of Kolkata.
A look into recycling, which includes documenting Mayapuri, India’s largest vehicular scrap market, and a furnace in the the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.
A lively installation that features works by Nobuyoshi Araki, Eikō Hosoe, Kazuo Kitai, Daidō Moriyama, Takuma Nakahira, Shōmei Tōmatsu and many more.
They have no second thoughts / and still your footprints / inch by inch, gradually / made whole the way this shovel / lost its taste for dirt / carries
In different part of West Bengal these rituals are being celebrated with different dangerous traditional play like playing with dead bodies…
The lights and shadows play with each other to create new paths at every turn. You walk on those paths without any care. There is an awkward silence.
This is a short excerpt from a society that thrives right under our noses, weaver ants, and the struggles they have to face in order to sustain their race.
La quatrième édition de l’Œil urbain, programmée du 1er avril au 22 mai 2016, met cette année à l’honneur la photographie belge.