Vernissage: ADAM – photographs by Nadia Issa – 11.07.2018

Vernissage of the exhibition: ADAM – photographs by Nadia Issa held at INSTYTUT 116

Vernissage : 11 July 2018

Nude man, portrayed as the photographer sees him, without any additional attributes. This gesture causes a difficult to define intimacy between the photographer and the photographed.

These series depict men of all ages, occupying various positions, from diverse social groups. In front of the lens they become equal. There is nothing in these pictures what would define their identity, and yet they seem to be unique individuals- contemporary men.

Photographs were taken with natural window light, using medium format Rolleiflex camera. They are full of concentration, calm and curiosity. Nothing here happens rapidly …