David Claerbout

The Silence of the Lens
David Claerbout, Jonathan Puthier, 2022
Hardcover with printed edging 320 pages
Publisher: Hannibal Books
ISBN: 978 94 6436 635 8
Dimensions: 30 x 24,3 cm
Language: English, French
Hardcover with printed edging
David Claerbout: The Silence of the Lens
€ 64.50

In a conversation with Jonathan Pouthier, curator of the cinema programme of the Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou (Paris, France), video artist David Claerbout reflects for the first time in depth on his work of the past decade in relation to current discussions about photography, film and the virtual. The Silence of the Lens offers a unique insight into the creative process behind such recent video works as The CloseAircraft (F.A.L.)Wildfire (meditation on fire)The Confetti Piece and The Pure Necessity.


The publication coincides with the Venice Biennale 2022 and solo exhibitions in various cities including Munich, Berlin, Budapest and New York.


- Hannibal Books