Enrique Metinides – “Series” (2011)

 Enrique Metinides started shooting crime scenes in Mexico City and publishing photographs in local newspapers when he was 12 years old.   By Paul Loomis, ASX, January, 2013 Enrique Metinides started shooting crime scenes in Mexico City and publishing photographs in local newspapers when he was 12 years old. He is now in his 70s, […]

ASX.TV: Enrique Metinides – “SERIES” (2011)

2011 Kominek Books, 24,5 x34,5 cm , 144 pages 100 images, color and b/w duotone. Series is an attempt to examine Enrique Metinides’ work from the perspective of cinematography, sequentially revealing facts that come together in a substantial way to form a common motif with continuity—thematic at least—between the various episodes of his oeuvre. This iconoclastic approach […]

ASX.TV: David Alvarado – “ALARMA!”

Santiago Stelley paso una semana con David Alvarado, fotógrafo de la noche de Alarma!, La revista mas representativa de la nota roja en México. David nos presentó a sus amigos fotógrafos, Valente, que trabaja para El Universal, Gustavo “LG” Hurtado de La Prensa (donde Enrique Metinides trabajó durante décadas), y Juan Carlos “Amarillo” Alarcón de […]

ASX.TV: Maya Goded – “Mexico” (2011)

Photographer Maya Goded (Mexico City, 1967) creates subtle images of hidden or shunned communities. Her first project, Tierra Negra (1994), is a collection of moments from her three-year sojourn with Mexicans of African descent, a group whose contribution to Mexican identity is seldom acknowledged. Goded was then drawn to investigate female sexuality, prostitution, tenderness and […]

An Interview with Enrique Metinides: Death, Gore and Crying at Night

 “And so, the first picture I took was this one. [He shows me a picture of a police officer holding up a severed head.] He was murdered.” Interview with Enrique Metinides, Journal of Aesthetics and Protest By Daniel Hernandez I stood on the sidewalk on thunderous Avenida Revolución in the Escandon district of Mexico City […]

ASX.TV: Enrique Metinides – “Series” (2011)

Kominek Books has published Series, a book of sequential images shot by Mexican photographer Enrique Metinides. It’s one of the best photobooks of 2011, as featured in the British Journal of Photography December edition. Read more at bjp-online.com/2130063.

ASX.TV: Enrique Metinides – “Schauspiel des Tatsächlichen” (2011)

Impressionen der Ausstellung “Enrique Metinides: Schauspiel des Tatsächlichen” vom 02.06.2011 bis 04.09.2011 im Museum für Sepulkralkultur, Kassel. Choreographie des Todes: Der mexikanische Fotograf lichtet Unfälle, Verbrechen und Katastrophen virtuos ab. Seine schrecklich schönen Bilder zeigt das Museum für Sepulkralkultur erstmals in Deutschland.   http://www.kunstundfilm.de/

ASX.TV: Enrique Metinides – “Fotógrafo: 50 años en la fuente policiaca”

Enrique Villaseñor.- ENRIQUE METINIDES: fotógrafo mexicano. Cincuenta años en la fuente policiaca. Desde su niñez, “El Niño Metinides” como le decían sus colegas, es atraído por la fotografía y el periodismo de nota roja. Sus obras son un espejo de la sociedad y el México de los cincuentas sesentas y setentas. Fue ganador del Premio […]

ASX.TV: Maya Goded – “Interview Rencontres d’Arles” (2011)

Maya Goded, photographe mexicaine, présente à Arles ses séries “Welcome to lipstick ” sur les prostituées à la frontière du Mexique et des États-Unis et “Land of witches”, traitant des pratiques de sorcellerie chez les femmes en Amérique latine. Rencontre avec cette photographe aussi impliquée envers son pays qu’envers les personnes qu’elle photographie. Interview et […]