a tribute to Jean Baudrillard
"Then, on one of my trips to Japan, I was given a camera, and I began to try it out a bit, taking photographs from the plane on the return journey..." 1
"I like photography as something completely empty, ‘irreal’, as something that preserves the idea of a silent apparition." 2
1 Jean Baudrillard. “The Ecstasy of Photography: Interview With Nicholas Zurbrugg”. In Nicholas Zurbrugg (Editor) Art and Artifact. London: Sage, 1997:32.
2 Jean Baudrillard. “I Don’t Belong To The Club, To The Seraglio: Interview with Mike Gane and Monique Arnaud” in Mike Gane (Editor) Baudrillard Live: Selected Interviews. London: Routledge, 1993:23.