Life World

Catalog of the exhibition Life World presented at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin, Italy from February 27, 2017 to April 25, 2017.

The exhibition was curated by Tanya Barson with the aim of showing how photography became a tool key to the development of human consciousness, as well as reflecting on its philosophical status during the years when the transition from photography as an object to photography in the digital age began to take place.


Forewords. Page 6
The gesture of photography: An introduction. Tanya Barson. Page 46
The photograph as post-industrial object: An essay on the ontological standing of photographs (1986). Vilém Flusser. Page 56
Photography and world: From the camera to the black box. Laura González-Flores. Page 66
Five notes for a phenomenology of the photographic image (1963). Hubert Damisch. Page 76
The photograph as post-industrial object. Page 83
With the world. Page 99
The World Around. Page 179
Own World, inner world. Page 269
List of works. Page 349
Exhibition credits. Page 357

ISBN: 978-607-95606-2-1

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