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Buzzing at the still In seventy two photographs shot across the span of a decade, van Agtmaels book delivers new ways of seeing American violence and fortitude, at a moment when the countrys divisions feel otherwise inscrutable Van Atgmaels ability to find dignity and tenderness, even amid persistent violence and virulence, permeates Buzzing at the SillThe New YorkerNot to be missed a dirty, dark and real study of America, offering up slivers of time that expose the diversity of the current American condition Strange life layers, with their complexities of meaning Its all here to see Providing a clearer view of an American Identity Buzzing at the Sill is a true timeless masterpiece TIME The America portrayed in Peter van Agtmaels sweeping new book is a country unable, or unwilling, to reckon with its seemingly limitless appetite for destruction The New York Times A book filled with darkly poetic images that suggest the peculiar tensions of race, politics, power and discontent Buzzing at the Sill is a compact, deftly designed book The Guardian Buzzing at the Sill is a very personal, poignant and powerful journey of self discovery by one of the worlds leading photographers It is composed of the thing that much great literature and art reaches for the attempt to show humankind to humankind Washington Post br Agtmaels photos are a way of trying to understand his experiences and his country that show new, yet subtle ways of seeing America, reflecting on race, class, war, memory, family, and place International Business Times His pictures describe not only the US at its borders, but also the effects of distant wars on his home country Die ZeitAward winning photographer Peter Van Agtmaels new book, Buzzing at the Sill, is a timely one Unlike many a photobook, there is also some detailed text to put the pictures into cultural and political context Creative Boom Reveals the little seen margins of the country, from coast to coast, city to country, and everything in between Damn MagazineHis photographs always respect a certain distance from the immediacy of the events, all the while bringing out a latent brutality His voice, or those of his subjects, fill in what is not said loeil de la photographieA book about America in the shadow of the war GoSee A timely collection of images of achallenged America a heady offering of powerful images and an important capture of contemporary America Lenscratch A visual exploration of violence in America organized in a beautifully designed spineless book American Photo MagBuzzing at the Sill is Peter van Agtmael s work about coming home from years of covering war in Iraq and Afghanistan and trying to understand his experiences and his country A student of history at Yale during the Septemberattacks and the invasion of Iraq, his sheltered life was uprooted by the realisation that he needed to cover the wars The work is a stew of reflections on war, memory, militarism, identity, race, class, family, surrealism and the landscape It is both about the limitations of photography and an homage to its power


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About the Author: Peter Van Agtmael

En tant qu’auteur connu, certains de ses livres fascinent les lecteurs, comme dans le livre Buzzing at the still , qui est l’un des lecteurs les plus recherchés Peter Van Agtmael auteurs dans le monde.