ASX.TV: Ed van der Elsken – “Tokyo Symphony” (2010)

In the last years of his life Ed van der Elsken worked on what should have been his audiovisual magnum opus: Tokyo Symphony. The installation was meant to be his homage to Japan – a land that had embraced him personally as well as a photographer and author. The installation was never finished due to […]

JOHAN VAN DER KEUKEN: “On Photography as the Art of Anxiety” (2001)

On Photography as the Art of Anxiety – Introduction to The Lucid Eye By Alain Bergala In the year 2000, a man collected the photos he had taken in the course of the last 46 years. This man is internationally known today as one of the greatest documentary film-makers of his time. It was however […]