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BBA Gallery is happy to present Jean-Baptiste Monnin first online exclusive show with BBA Gallery. In his engraving work, Jean-Baptiste Monnin highlights details from modern and contemporary architectures. Each image is the result of an extensive field research.

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The process starts with a trip in order to study the spatial and plastic properties of the depicted subject.

"For me, it's important to physically interact with the architecture - go inside, touch its surfaces and see how the light reacts to the material. Architecture is never static. It depends on environment and the passing of the time." Once the sensory experience is complete, …

The process starts with a trip in order to study the spatial and plastic properties of the depicted subject.

"For me, it's important to physically interact with the architecture - go inside, touch its surfaces and see how the light reacts to the material. Architecture is never static. It depends on environment and the passing of the time." Once the sensory experience is complete, he photographs details using points of view such as the low angle shot to create unexpected perspectives inspired by Alexander Rotchenko's photographs. He then selects an image according to its …