When the sense of belonging is bound to a system of movement
It is said that a photograph can stop time. With the help of a camera, a slice of time can be preserved on a light sensitive surface. To arrest the elusive nature of light, was the intent of young Finnish artist Maija Annikki Savolainen. When the Sense of Belonging is Bound to a System of Movement tells a story of a ten day busy That she did in order two reinterpret the mechanical aspect of photography. Maija Annikki Savolainen defines the book being a travel diary of a road trip through time.
The book presents a lucid concept and a compact project, combi lift factual research of light as handdrawn diagrams with "down to earth" photography. The photography itself, the travel documentation of various places and people, are observations and Notions and are presented in the book as filmstrips. The combi nation of These elements unfolds the story to a poetic level alongwith the layout, directing the reader with a gentle sense of humor. While the author and the creator of the book is traveling and follo wing the sun two keep the day the exact same length, she is not only exploring questions of existence but Also drop forward what is essential in photography, the light.
Winner of Nordic Dummy Award 2013.