By looking down I see up. By looking up I see down.
publication type — book
artist — Nicolai Howalt
publisher — Fabrik Books
publishing year — 2017
language — English
editor — Nicolai Howalt
designed by — Rasmus Koch Studio
format — 100 x 70 cm
no. of pages — 500 copies, signed by the artist
no. of illustrations — 305
cover — Embossed printed hardcover
no. of edition — 800
ISBN — 978-87-998207-3-3
By looking down I see up. By looking up I see down.

In this selection of unique work, the viewer is met by an almost intimate iconography of human existence at its most basic level. Resonating far beyond ordinary conventions of photographic representation, these powerful and beautiful images embrace the transitory and the unexpected.

Capturing invisible rays of light, ashes from human cremation, and the volatile reactions of primary elements on metal plates, melding aesthetic interests with those of natural science, this book offers readers a rare insight into the artist’s most recent explorations of exposure, fragility and change.

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