Martha Rosler won the “Spectrum” – International Prize for Photography 2005 awarded by the Stiftung Niedersachsen. This book presents her photographic series in honor of the occasion.
“Most of the encounters that unfold in Rosler’s works originate in seemingly ordinary everyday situations: scenes of domestic life or everyday activities such as shopping, watching the news, reading the newspaper, or traveling. Her photographs shed light on the many ways in which these routines are governed by social norms.
They are studies of the highways and byways of daily life, views of roads, subway tunnels, airports, shopping districts, parking lots….” (http://www.hatjecantz.de/martha-rosler-1554-1.html)
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