<p>— L'oeil de la Ph…

— L'oeil de la Photographie

Michael Wolf, life in cities

by Marc Feustel


"The question of the role of the photographer is perhaps most evident in Tokyo Compression (2010–13). In this series, he aims his camera at captive passengers pressed against the windows of the crammed Tokyo subway. These images are made with a “no exit” photographic style, trapping the gaze of the viewer within the frame just as the passengers are unable to escape the confinement of these temporary cells."

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