American Suburb X are delighted to be an official content partner for Unseen Photo Fair 2015. We champion photography as a conduit to exploring our wider culture and we’ll be bringing our distinct, fiercely edited take on Unseen’s look into the future of photography.
Unseen and ASX will be bringing you exclusive interviews, original articles and live coverage of the Unseen photo fair.
ASX Managing Editor & Partner Brad Feuerhelm
“American Suburb X on Visual Culture”
ASX Director & Partner Michael Salu
“The Future of the Image Culture”
“The enemy of photography is the convention, the fixed rules of ‘how to do.’ The salvation of photography comes from the experiment”. 1947, László Moholy-Nagy Nico Krijno at Unseen 2015
“I agree that London and Amsterdam are significant players – along with Paris – within the European photography scene. I feel that right now Amsterdam and London are edgier though
“For me photography is an intimate medium. It helps expressing myself but after all, it allows me to be closer to life and people, to look straight into their eyes.”
”A book and a space are two different media, or in other words: display cases. Thinking about the gallery program for us means thinking about showing substantial art in a
“Every media has its own effect and fascination” Beni Bischof’s a product of his generation. His artistic output seems to make peace with being raised in the 70s and 80s.
The vast majority of this material exists in a format without physicality. These ‘documents’ that the artist collects are in effect, de-materialised. They exist in a capacity of their non-physicality.
”Over the years we have seen an amazing interest in this work and we have had a great response towards our courses and the subject of collecting photography. This, including
“I normally start with a rather specific set of ideas for images in mind; named set originates in sketches and research I normally engage in for some time, maybe months,
”We have seen a lot of photography and this develops one’s interests and it influences your taste. Besides representing the more traditional photography we are always looking for that one
”I think I used to distrust these established conventions for understanding photographic-ness, but I really think that most artists aren’t really interested in pushing against them, because the myths have
Knowing that she was about to die, my aunt said that she would have less regret about leaving this world if she knew she could still send letters. There was
”Not only was it our goal to show the newest developments taking place within photography but from the beginning we also wanted to show the accessibility of photography for a