Conversation: Keld Helmer-Petersen and Black Light

Activity: Talk or presentation Lecture and oral contribution


Anne Elisabeth Toft and Jens Frederiksen in conversation. A conversation with architect and photographer Jens Frederiksen about his collaboration with late Danish photographer Keld Helmer-petersen, world famous for his pioneering colour photography and photobooks of the mid-20th century. Taking as its point of departure the last work of Helmer-Petersen - the photobook "Black Light" (2014) - this conversation discusses his sources of inspiration, his working methods and techniques and his experiments with new digital tools.

Conversation at Photobook Week Aarhus 2015, 8-10 October 2015
Period8 Oct 2015
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