Sybren Vanoverberghe – ‘2099’

Sybren Vanoverberghe – 2099

 

Sybren Vanoverberghe‘s series ‘2099’ – “images of remembrance linked to my perception on the constant evolution of history and its repetitive character. Deconstructed places and manipulated icons are working on an associative basis to create a new overview of the present. I am experimenting with what is staged and what is not and how a photographer can interfere in the landscape by working on an underlying lyricism in the images. The work can both be seen as a prophecy for the future as well as a desire to the past. Some photographs are taken by chance and close to home, other were chosen to photograph on fixed historical locations and metropoles.”

Sybren Vanoverberghe – 2099

 

Sybren Vanoverberghe – 2099

 

The series is published in a book by Art Paper Editions and can be viewed here

Source – artist statement.