2017 European Conference – Color Marketing Group
Valencia, Spain May 17-19

COLOR MARKS and DARK MATTERs

Expanded Lecture by Rozbeh Asmani and Tom Fecht

The expanded lecture investigates properties of color invisible to the naked human eye.
Black will be the point of departure to explore the invisible aspects of color embracing an
unexpected fan of artistic and scientific points of view.

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PRESS

WAZ – 10.05.2017

Tom Fecht – der Fotograf der tiefen Dunkelheit
Er geht mit seinen Kameras an den Rand der Zivilisation und macht Unsichbares sichtbar. Das Museum DKM zeigt die Ausstellung „TiefenZeit“.

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Museum Blog Ruhrpott – 05.2017

Das Museum DKM in Duisburg zeigt in der Ausstellung „TiefenZeit. TOM FECHT“ beeindruckende Fotografien des Künstlers, die über das sonst sichtbare Maß des menschlichen Sehens hinaus gehen.

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EXHIBITIONS 2017

GRAVITY FIELDs

GRAVITY FIELDs

Unique Vintage Prints by Tom Fecht
7 April – 26 Mai 2017

SETAREH GALLERY
Hohe Strasse 53, 40213 Düsseldorf, Germany
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Tiefenzeit

Tiefenzeit

Time, 2016. Triptych 190 x 1200 cm / Unique c-prints 185 x 295 cm each (Eclipse #8088, #8089, #8090)

Deep Time – Tom Fecht
5 May – 25 November 2017
(Solo Exhibition)

Museum DKM
Güntherstraße 13 – 15, 47051 Duisburg, Germany
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DARK MATTERs

DARK MATTERs

Eclipse # 8078, 2016. Unique silver gelatin print/UltraSec framed 185 x 300 cm

Unique Vintage Prints by Tom Fecht
6 October – 25 November 2017

SETAREH GALLERY
Königsallee 27 – 31, 40212 Düsseldorf, Germany
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HAIKU, 2016. Camera Botanica Video / 60''

EVENTS 2017

TEFAF Maastricht 2017

TEFAF Maastricht 2017

Electric Cinema, 2017. Silver gelatin print/UltraSec 100 x 300 cm

ELECTRIC CINEMA – New vintage prints by Tom Fecht
10 – 19 March 2017

Laffanour Galerie DOWNTOWN Paris (Stand 605)
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EXHIBITIONS / EVENTS 2016

Magic Moments

Magic Moments

Magic Moments, exhibition views

2 May – 1 September 2016

Château Palmer, 33460 Margaux, France
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Curated by Galerie Anne-Laure Jalouneix
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Prouvé – Takis

Prouvé – Takis

Tom Fecht: Portrait Vassilakis Takis, Athens 2012.
Chromogenic color print, UltraSec 50 x 130 cm.

Collection François Laffanour
21 April – 23 July 2016

La Patinoire Royale, Rue Veydt 15 – 1060 Brussels, Belgium
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Laffanour Galerie DOWNTOWN Paris
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Tefaf Maastricht 2016

Tefaf Maastricht 2016

TEFAF 2016, exhibition view
TEFAF 2016, exhibition view
TEFAF 2014, exhibition view
TEFAF 2014, exhibition view
Porträt Gisèle Freund, 1999. Chromogenic color print, UltraSec 120 x 147 cm

ECLIPSE – unique vintage prints by Tom Fecht
10 – 19 Mars 2016

Laffanour Galerie DOWNTOWN Paris (Stand 605)
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STUDIO NEWS

This section is currently under construction.


UNIQUE PRINTS POLICY

Installation view of Eclipse #8090, 2013 and The Wave by Gustave Courbet, 1870
(Retour de Mer, Musée des Beaux Arts – LAAC, Dunkerque, France 2014)

Re-evaluating my work, I have decided to avoid the comfort of repetition. As of 2012 every new photograph is limited to one print so that each image remains as unique as the moment it captures. In addition I will retain one artist proof (AP/EA) for my own reference and/or exhibitions. Editions prior to 2012 will be either sold through or discontinued.


WRITINGS

ON SIGNATUREs

ON SIGNATUREs

“The potent simplicity of FixingNature becomes as challenging as its evolutionary matrix and spatial complexity. Nature as we see it, is a product of culture: as a matter of fact, nature, understood as a projection of human imagination, can be creatively manipulated and re-arranged. After all is it not a given, that any difference between nature and culture can no longer be maintained? Nature and culture seem to be the two extremities of an infinite Möbius loop where both sides are bound to become the very other …”

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PUBLICATIONS

Eclipse – 25 unique vintage prints

Eclipse – 25 unique vintage prints

Eclise, cover.

ECLIPSE

25 unique vintage prints

With an essay by Hans Irrek and published by Laffanour Galerie DOWNTOWN, Paris 2015. Hardcover 80 pages 26.5 x 36 cm ISBN 978-2-9520349-4-4 (available at the gallery)
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About the author: Hans Irrek is a German essayist and curator; he studied art history, aesthetics and philosophy. His publications on photography and art and design classics include essays on Andreas Gursky, Axel Hütte, Mikael Olsson, Isamu Noguchi, and Oscar Niemeyer. He is a member of the advisory board of the Photo Book Museum, Germany

Intellectual Toolbox

Intellectual Toolbox

Flusserania – An Intellectual Toolbox

Tom Fecht: Mirror and Transformation

Contributing to: Flusserania – An Intellectual Toolbox
Edited by Siegfried Zielinski and Peter Weibel
ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe and Univocal Publishing
University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis 2015
ISBN 9-781937-561529 (English-German-Portuguese edition)

Refocusing the Euclidian Horizon

Refocusing the Euclidian Horizon

The Cornell Journal of Architecture #9: Mathematics, Ithaca, New York 2014 pp. 4 – 16

Tom Fecht: Refocusing the Euclidian Horizon (including illustrations from the night series Electric Cinema) in: The Cornell Journal of Architecture #9: Mathematics, Ithaca, New York 2014 pp. 4 – 16. ISBN 978-0-9785061-2-4

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Other

FixingNature (Catalogue Arik Levy), Paris 11/2016
Crash, Paris 10/2015
Jean Atali Retour de Mer, Editions Dilecta, Paris 2014
Inventario, Milano 7/2014
Kunstforum International Vol 220 1/2013
GoGolobal Rural-Urban, London/Beijing 4/2012
selected views 12/11
Le Monde, Paris 6/11
Top Basel, 1/11
Ouest France, Rennes 7/10
Le Télégramme, Morlaix 7/10
FAZ, Frankfurt 10/09
Channel Thirteen, NYC 1/09
Les Conférences de Malaquais, Paris 10/08
The New York Times 9/08
Morgenbladet, Oslo 8/08
EQULIBRIUM, London 3/08
AXIS, Tokyo 10/07
Design, Beijing 6/07
Performance Research: On Beckett, Devon 3/07
Menschen, Bonn 1/07
O Globo, Rio de Janeiro 10/06
AXIS, Tokyo 10/06
The New York Times 8/06
Dialogue, Taiwan 3/06
new design, London 2/06
BLUEPRINT, London 1/06
Pure PSP, UK 1/06
Edge 1/06
Dialogue, Taiwan 12/05
DIE ZEIT, Hamburg 12/05
The Inquirer 11/05
Bladid, Iceland 11/05
BLUEPRINT, London 9/05
bob, Graz 1/05