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Matthias Schaller

Germano Celant

Published August 1st 2014
ISBN : 9783869303239
Hardcover
490 pages
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Matthias Schaller is a retrospective of Schallers photography in book form. Presenting all his major bodies of work from the last ten years such as the series Studio Gursky (2000), documenting Andreas Gurskys Dusseldorf studio- Die MuhleMoreMatthias Schaller is a retrospective of Schallers photography in book form. Presenting all his major bodies of work from the last ten years such as the series Studio Gursky (2000), documenting Andreas Gurskys Dusseldorf studio- Die Muhle (2001-02), showing the studio-home of Bernd and Hilla Becher- and Controfacciata (2008), colourdrained images of the interiors of Venetian palaces. Including thumbnail images of all these series and a bibliography, this book is the perfect entry-point to Schallers oeuvre and a comprehensive summary of it. Matthias Schaller was born in Dillingen/Donau, Germany, in 1965, and today lives in Venice and New York City. Schaller studied cultural anthropology in Gottingen, Hamburg and Siena. He was a DAAD fellow in Rome, and has exhibited internationally in solo shows at institutions including Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Biennale dArte in Venice, the Picasso Museum in Munster, and Museu de Arte Moderna in Rio de Janeiro. Steidl has published Schallers The Mill (2007), Controfacciata (2008) and Purple Desk (2009).