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1000 Words Photography Magazine #13

We are proud to present issue 13 of 1000 Words, �Uncertainty�, our first release of 2012. To view it please go to

�I can make no statement about reality clearer than my own relationship to reality; and this has a great deal to do with imprecision, uncertainty, transience, incompleteness, or whatever. But this doesn�t explain the pictures. At best it explains what led to their being painted.� So said Gerhard Richter whose paintings have taught us a thing or two about such matters.

Photography�s own intriguing relationship to uncertainty is what we have set out to enact within the current edition of 1000 Words. Featuring Roger Ballen, Natasha Caruana, Viviane Sassen, Raymond Meeks and Deborah Luster, Christer Strmholm and W.M. Hunt alongside essays, reviews and interviews by Gerry Badger, Sue Steward, Peggy Sue Amison, Louise Clements, Michael Grieve and Brad Feuerhelm, the bodies of work in this issue tap into a fundamental mood of uncertainty and rev…

Hijacked III @QUAD, Derby

Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin

Just opened at QUAD Derby,Hijacked III is a"major survey exhibition and publication featuring the best photographic talents from or within Australia and the UK". Known for halting the status quo, arresting the scene and exploding a new perspective on the practices of contemporary photography, this third edition of the biennale Hijackedseries explores the world through the eyes and works of 32 international photographers from or within the UK and Australia. The exhibition will be on display simultaneously in QUAD with a partner version at PICA in Perth Australia and events will include live link ups for workshops, artist�s talks. Hijacked III is curated by Louise Clements QUAD & FORMAT International Photography Festival UK, Mark McPherson Big City Press Australia, Leigh Robb PICA Aus.

The featured photographers from Australia are: Tony Albert, Warwick Baker, Bindi Cole, Christopher Day, Tarryn Gill & Pilar Mata Dupont, Toni Greaves,…

1000 Words Talk: Simon Baker in conversation with Chris Shaw

All images �Chris Shaw

*10.04.12-SOLD OUT*

1000 Words is pleased to present Before and After the Night Porter, a conversation with Simon Baker and Chris Shaw.

Daniel Blau Gallery, London
11 April 2012, 7pm

During Tokyo Photo Fair 2011, Simon Baker, Curator of Photography and International Art at Tate, presented the work of British photographer, Chris Shaw, together with Japanese post-war, avant-garde photographers of the Provoke movement, Eikoh Hosoe, Daido Moriyama, Kirkuji Kirwada, Takuma Nakahira, Masahisa Fukase and Ikko Narrahara, who, from a distance, served as a major inspiration to Shaw�s attitude and approach beginning with his celebrated book, Life as a Night Porter. The evening�s discussion will examine Baker and Shaw�s passion for Japanese photography and its influence on his practice.
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Chris Shaw
began working in London hotels in 1993 and over a ten year period he created what would become Life as a Night Porterwhi…