Rarely seen Parr work to be exhibited Somerset House, London 21st April - 7th May, 2017 as part of 'Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr - 2017 Exhibition'.
Nguan says his photographs are about “big city yearning, ordinary fantasies and emotional globalisation.” His photographs are in the permanent collection of the Singapore Art Museum.
“Even now, in post-Olympic times, weeds and wilderness are taking over deserted scrap yards, unfazed herons stand motionless on banks of reeds, fox cubs play unbothered..."
“No other nation on Earth outside the US produces as many MLB players as the Dominican Republic. This small, Caribbean nation continues to dominate the American pastime.”
This week we choose some of our favorite Nature and Wildlife entries from the past 3 years of the Open competition of the Sony World Photography Awards.
"There are no alternatives for these girls and women, there is no support from the society, from the government or from their own families. Their environment should be improved."
"My own practice of careful observation, through the medium of photography, is a method I use to seek understanding."