• Alex Prager: Compulsion
  • Posted 29 months ago by staff · Art & Design · 4756 Views
  • Alex Prager, a photographer whose glossy commercial work often graces the pages of W and Vogue, has a new exhibition at Michael Hoppen Gallery in London. Named "Compulsion", the exhibition from features a number of images from the artist's series of the same name as well as a new short film, La Petite Mort.

    Inspired by films such as Metropolis and Un Chien Andalou, Prager produces images reminiscent of Hollywood's golden age, putting her anonymous protagonists in wigs and introducing Pulp Fiction-style jackets to investigate the complexity of observation within our society.

    The exhibition opened on 20 April and will be running through to 26 May, 2012.

    Michael Hoppen Gallery
    3 Jubilee Place
    London
    SW3 3TD

    www.michaelhoppengallery.com

    • love the tones and composition in that car pic.
    • michael Posted 29 months ago · 19 Reply
    • This looks fantastic.
    • Harry Posted 29 months ago · 11 Reply
    • Last image is the stand out winner for me
    • Hugh Posted 29 months ago · 12 Reply
  • Trailer: The Art of Rap
  • 29 months ago · film · 1 Comment · 3190 Views
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  • Video: Lana Del Rey - Carmen
  • 29 months ago · music · 0 Comments · 4562 Views
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  • In-Stock: P.A.P. Accessories
  • 29 months ago · culture · 1 Comment · 2658 Views
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  • The HemLoft
  • 29 months ago · Art & Design · 5 Comments · 10987 Views
  • The HemLoft is a small but beautiful egg-shaped house built out in the woods near Whistler in British Columbia, Canada. It was designed and built by a Canadian software developer-turned-carpenter who, evidently, decided he needed a peaceful retreat. He's kept the exact location of...
  • Actress Spends Last Remaining Money On Billboard
  • 29 months ago · film · 2 Comments · 5109 Views
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