An encyclopedia about which it had been said that it was subjective, warm, (even) passionate. It is certainly true but most of all is the need to keep it close.
Une encyclopédie dont on a dit qu'elle était subjective, chaleureuse et passionnée. Sans doute tout cela est vrai, mais plus que tout elle reste un ouvrage de référence magnifiquement documenté et illustré.
Since the 80s, Ilse Ruppert photographs the scene in New York, Los Angeles, Berlin and Paris. She is part of these artists who frame reality and transforms it into art. Few photographers have such a gift to express the essence of live spectacles. Her photographs have the beauty of dreams and the cruelty of nightmares.
Hans Peter Cloos, Theatre Director, Paris 1998
We automatically click to scroll through the images. Only our index is trembling enough. But what are we really looking at ? Why this nauseous and compassionate feeling ? Fear ? Sadness ?
Jessica Dimmock, in The Ninth Floor serie, delivers us what we rarely have the opportunity to see without being a voyeur of a so private part of life. Without judgment, only with the desire to show us what is the truth, behind their wall of violence, pain.