Alec Soth in conversation with Rebecca Bengal at Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
Join us to hear Alec Soth discuss his new book A Pound of Pictures with writer Rebecca Bengal, followed by a book signing. They will discuss the emergence of Soth's new, ruminative book from road trips and poetry readings, and the place of images in our day-to-day lives.
Saturday 15 January
15:00 EST, New York
Sean Kelly Gallery
475 Tenth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
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About A Pound of Pictures
A Pound of Pictures is a stream-of-consciousness celebration of the photographic medium, bringing together an entirely new collection of work by Alec Soth made between 2018 and 2021. Depicting an array of subjects — from Buddhist statues and birdwatchers to sun-seekers and busts of Abe Lincoln — Soth takes us on a winding, ruminative road trip, reflecting on the photographic desire to pin down and crystallise experience, especially as it is represented and recollected by printed images. This book includes an afterword and extended notes by Soth, as well as five randomised vernacular photographs inserted loosely in its pages.
Find out more here.