Alabama´s customs and beliefs

American Monuments


Alright, we have been to a lot of weird places, but this Alabama backwater oddity creeped us out. We found a handful of doll eyes on the ground under a sign which screamed in red letters:
NO NO NO NO NO WATER IN HELL HELL FIRE FIRE HOT HOT
And yes, we believed it.

 

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Alabama - American Photographs - P.W.VOIGT PHOTOGRAPHY - INSTITUTE FOR THE HARMONIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

 

 

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The Strangelove Collection at Noorderlicht Photofestival 2017

Strangelove Collection

The Strangelove Collection focuses on original vintage photographs of nuclear research, the development of the atomic bomb and early rocketry in the U.S. 

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Project Gnome

American Monuments

Visiting the lovely Loving village and the nearby explosion site of the Gnome Project

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Daniel Stier – Ways of Knowing

Institutional Recommendation

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Alabama´s customs and beliefs

American Monuments

This Alabama backwater oddity creeped us out

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New American Monuments

American Monuments

"People want leadership not only from the living but from the dead" claims Leslie George Katz in Lee Friedlander´s epochal "American Monuments". We found significant proof to support his theory in Texas...Continue Reading

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Sacred photograms

Field Report

Sacred Photograms. Remains of a orthodox church in the basement of a Renaissance castle after a devastating fire.

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Strangelove – An Iconography of missiles

American Monuments

In an intriguing exhibition Simon Norfolk, P.W. Voigt and Gabriel Jones each in their own way isolate tanks, aircraft and rockets from their raison d’etre