Florian Freier

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"The Eye of God - Recreating Andreas Gursky, Bahrain 1 (Google Earth Remix)" 2009 - 2015

"As many young photographers, I always dreamt about flying around the world, visiting spectacular spots and places, just like Superstar Andreas Gursky does. So finally I decided to stop dreaming and just do It - in Google Earth."

 

































Studio prints, exhibition view at #6PMYLT









Video stills (2009) and exhibition view, Museum Folkwang, (Mis)Understanding Photography (2014)






Selected shows:
6PM your local time, Link Art Center, Brescia IT (2015)
(Mis)Understanding Photography, Museum Folkwang, Essen (2014)
Déjà-vu? from Dürer to YouTube, Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe (2012)

The Eye of... Receptions of Input, DAS Weekend, Transmediale Berlin (2011)

Selected posts:
http://ilikethisart.net/?p=8577
http://www.fastcompany.com/1513259/using-google-earth-recreate-1000000-masterpiece-about-0
http://florianfreier.de/download/Frieze_062014.pdf
http://www.theworldsbestever.com/2010/01/13/recreating-an-andres-gursky-photgraph-via-google-earth/
http://www.triangulation.jp/2011/01/eye-of-god-by-florian-freier.html

 






Related links:
- installation views
- selected press


 









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