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Tribute of Light, Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Archival pigment print
16 1/2 × 20 3/4 in
41.9 × 52.7 cm
Edition of 20
This is part of a limited edition set.
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New York
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Matthew Pillsbury
French-American, b. 1973
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Famed for his long-exposure photographs of interiors and cityscapes using only ambient light, Matthew Pillsbury’s images are consistently moody and atmospheric. Working exclusively in black-and-white, Pillsbury cites his most significant influences as Hiroshi Sugimoto and Abelardo Morell. He is fascinated by the role that technology plays in contemporary life: in 2004, he began documenting people watching television, the blinding white screens serving as the major source of light. “I don’t intend my work to be a salvation or a criticism of technology, but really just an opportunity for people to reflect […], ” he says.

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French-American, b. 1973
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Famed for his long-exposure photographs of interiors and cityscapes using only ambient light, Matthew Pillsbury’s images are consistently moody and atmospheric. Working exclusively in black-and-white, Pillsbury cites his most significant influences as Hiroshi Sugimoto and Abelardo Morell. He is fascinated by the role that technology plays in contemporary life: in 2004, he began documenting people watching television, the blinding white screens serving as the major source of light. “I don’t intend my work to be a salvation or a criticism of technology, but really just an opportunity for people to reflect […], ” he says.

Tribute of Light, Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Archival pigment print
16 1/2 × 20 3/4 in
41.9 × 52.7 cm
Edition of 20
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
location
New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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