Recla[i]ming the city
photo

A city without advertisements seems unimaginable. Nowadays, urban images are characterised by colourful and bright advertising media; posters, banners, signs, neon signs, company logos and window stickers are everywhere. One advertising message tries to be greater and more colourful than the other.

 

But how would a cityscape appear if it was free of advertisements? What would remain?

year

2014

basic data

5 image pairs,
450 x 300 mm

exhibitions

2013 – LOOP, Wuppertal