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Guy Sargent, Kynance Cove (Swimmers)

Guy Sargent, Kynance Cove (Swimmers)

Guy Sargent

Kynance Cove (Swimmers),
Cornwall, England, 2011
From the What Lies Beneath the Surface series
Website – GuySargent.net

Guy Sargent (b. 1965) photographs both landscape and architecture using a large format camera. He works on various ongoing projects; What Lies Beneath the Surface, London, a Personal View, Common Progress and, most recently, From here, we control everything… His work has been published in magazines such as Ag: The International Journal of Photographic Art & Practice and AV Proyectos. Exhibitions include the Royal Academy of Arts – "Summer Exhibition" 2009 and 2011 and The Association of Photographers (UK) Open Awards. His work is available from Lux Archive in New York and Wanted in Paris. He lives in London.

Martin Roemers, Karachi, Pakistan

Martin Roemers, Karachi, Pakistan

Martin Roemers

Karachi, Pakistan,
, 2011
From the Metropolis series
Website – MartinRoemers.com

Martin Roemers (b.1962) studied photography at the Academy of Arts in Enschede, The Netherlands. His photos have appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Newsweek. Roemers’ photographs are held in public, private and corporate collections including the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and The Ford Foundation in New York. He has been working on two long-term projects: Metropolis, about life in Megacities, and The Eyes of War, about people who were blinded as a result of World War II. In 2009 his book Relics of the Cold War was published by Hatje Cantz. He is a member of Panos Pictures and lives in The Netherlands. A selection of work from Metropolis is on view at Anastasia Photo Gallery in New York through April 8, 2012.