Photographer makes work in extreme climates

Thomas Joshua Cooper and “The Atlas of Emptiness and Extremity”…

Embedded in Cooper’s work is a critique of what he calls the “conniving, disruptive, venal, and murderous” impulses of colonization, the slaughter that followed in the explorers’ wake, or that they themselves perpetrated.
Photograph by Thomas Joshua Cooper

Photographer, Thomas Joshua Cooper, has been working for 30+ years to complete a body of work that features B&W images from the most remote places on Earth. The New Yorker Magazine is featuring the artist and his work, and you can view the story here:

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/10/07/a-photographer-at-the-ends-of-the-earth

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