Camera of Wonders

Catalog of the exhibition Camera of Wonders presented in Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico from October 27, 2015 to February 14, 2016 and Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín, Medellin, Colombia from April 20, 2016 to June 26, 2016.

The exhibition was curated by Jens Hoffmann, and it is an associative arrangement of more than one hundred photographs from CIAC (Colección Isabel y Agustín Coppel) and the Kadist Art Foundation. The images are ordered to suggest formal connections, uniting artists across traditional divisions.


Preface. Agustín Coppel Luken and Vincent Worms. Page 6
Artists. Page 12
Seeing Sideways. Jens Hoffmann. Page 40
Artists. Page 58
Wandering Specters in Today´s Photographic Wunderkammer. Julieta González. Page 86
Artists. Page 98
The Looking- Glass Worlds of an Invention Without a Future. Walead Beshty. Page 126
A (Brief, Condensed, and Abbreviated) History of Photography. Page 142
Sequence of events. Page 154
Works in Exhibition (in order of appearance). Page 169
Acknowledgments. Page 169
Colophon. Page 171

ISBN 978-88- 6749-159- 9

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