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Exhibitions, news and writing

Uncanny Valley / 4.2.2017 – 26.2.2017

For his solo exhibition, Finnish artist Axel Antas brings together new C-type photographs and video with pencil drawings to explore our physical relationship to the natural world, and our alienation from it. Travelling through the remote ...

Natural High Frequency

A monograph printed with Galleria Heino Essays by Martin Herbert, Hanna Johansson, Bettina KleinHardback155 pp / illustrated throughoutEnglish / Finnish / SwedishPublisher: Galleria Heino / 2014ISBN 978-952-5636-29-1Limited edition of 500 copies

Seen and Not Seen: On Axel Antas

Text by Martin Herbert In 2007, a handful of forlorn wooden structures appeared in the vast, implacable landscapes of the Catalan Pyrenees. They were handbuilt, intended as birdhouses and, to judge from photographs such as Structure ...


Text by Bettina Klein The still life can no longer be clearly distinguished as a genre in contemporary photography; the boundaries have dissolved and such forms of categorization have long lost their relevance. Yet in a ...