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Photos by Nikita.
Texts by Laurent Dubois.
published in March 2013
French edition
21,5 x 21,5 cm (hardcover)
88 pages (b/w ill.)
€28.00
ISBN: 978-2-916067-75-9
EAN: 9782916067759
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An exploration of the human back through a series of black and white images by photographer Nikita, accompanied by texts or poetic montages by Laurent Dubois.
This project embodies a tension created by the juxtaposition of two seemingly contradictory artistic approaches which proved to converge in order to express the ambivalence of the human back. If the photographer says a desire of reification, considering the disembodied back as a valuable collector's item, a graphic adventure that everyone can appropriates, the poems render what is driving the humanity within by translating the intimate language of his singular expressions.