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The Last Click: From Analog to Digital

by Emile Rubino

gupea_2077_28348_12The Last Click, Esther Shalev-Gerz

After seeing Esther Shalev-Gerz’s first solo exhibition in Canada at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery (UBC), I thought it would be interesting to take another look at one of the artist’s latest works, The Last Click. Although this work is not part of the Belkin’s show, it seems relevant to a larger discussion currently taking place within the field of contemporary media-based practices, focusing on the transition from analog to digital media—particularly in photographic practices. Continue reading