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Alex Prager Photographs a 'Face in the Crowd'

Alex Prager Photographs a 'Face in the Crowd' | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

There’s a certain anxiety that resonates in crowded public spaces: airport terminals during the holiday season, beaches in the middle of summer. LA-based artist Alex Prager explores just that, capturing the “psychological narratives of private and public revelation, repulsion, fear, personal safety, and the desire for basic human interaction” through a series of large-form images. Prager staged and directed fictional scenes with hundreds of actors, wanting to envoke the same emotions she encountered while traveling frequently.

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Andy Massaccesi perfectly captures disco nightclub culture in new book

Andy Massaccesi perfectly captures disco nightclub culture in new book | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Nobody but nobody out there understands disco culture like Andy Massaccesi. Having worked in discos for the past eight year’s he’s got a pretty unique perspective on the strange happenings that take place in those vast, darkened dens of iniquity. In his attempt to reveal the strange nuances of human social interaction Andy has put himself amongst a plethora of partygoers; young, old, male, female, foamy, sweaty and off their nuts, each of them following the same ingrained rules of party-going.

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