Picture Near a Remote Current Event, Fall of 98, #1


title: Picture Near a Remote Current Event, Fall of 98, #1
year: 1999
series: “Pictures Near a Remote Current Event”
Body of Work: “Bearing and Delinquency” (1998 – 2000)
medium: C type print under plexiglass in white wood frame.
size: image 7″h x 9.5″w on larger white paper.
edition size: 2 / 2AP
collections: n/a
availability: 2 and 2 AP

artist brief:

This image is a 35 mm snapshot taken of a destroyed building near the Sarajevo airport taken shortly after the end of NATO’s bombing campaign of 1998.  The photo was taken from the back seat of a hurried taxi cab.The image was not printed until 1999.

Regarding the body of work:

Bearing refers to the pivotal component in a machine – a thing between two or more parts which allows a device to function, as in a ball bearing. Delinquency refers at once to time as in lateness, as well as a deviant behavioral pattern. – 1998.

Kevin Hanley All rights Reserved.  Reproduction by permission of artist only