On Thursday, October 6, Stefan Vanthuyne will present his book Moving through the Space of the Picture and the Page at FOMU.
Moving through the Space of the Picture and the Page brings together essays on six contemporary Belgian photobook makers and the way they deal with space, time, movement and surface within the book and within the photographic image
The artists discussed are Tine Guns, Dirk Braeckman, Els Martens, Max Pinckers, Vincent Delbrouck and Aglaia Konrad. The book is the result of a research project at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp. The book launch and talk will take place in the FOMU café.
19h15-19h45: Tamara Berghmans (FOMU) in conversation with Stefan Vanthuyne
19h45 – 20h: signing session Stefan Vanthuyne + possibility to buy the book in the FOMU shop.
The FOMU café will be open continuously from 10am until the end of the book launch.
This event is free of charge, but you must register here. The talk is in Dutch.
Stefan Vanthuyne is a writer, teacher and photographer. He regularly writes about photography and photo books for the newspaper De Standaard. His articles and essays are also published in Knack Focus, Oogst, Trigger magazine (FOMU), 1000 Words, Camera Austria and Aperture’s The Photobook Review. Vanthuyne spent four years as a researcher at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, where he started the Belgian Platform for Photobooks.
Publisher: Art Paper Editions/Track Report
Softcover: 128 pages
Format: 17 x 24 cm
Date: June 2022