Philip Trager: Photographing InaFriday March 25, 2016 - Sunday May 22, 2016
Following a retrospective exhibition in 2006 of his internationally renowned images of architecture and of contemporary dancers, Philip Trager responded to the opportunities presented by digital photography and created a new series of images. This has culminated in the book Photographing Ina, forthcoming from Steidl in May 2016. The exhibition, like the book, has two parts. The first is a series of immaculately composed black-and-white photographs taken in the 1980s, after 25 years of marriage. The second part, taken in the last decade after 50 years of marriage, reveals Trager's new color photography—an unexpected and tender meditation on the act of photographing, on perception, color, and light.