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When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, artists, punks, anarchists, squatters, visionaries, and oddballs discovered the no-man’s-land behind it—a practically lawless zone in the heart of the city. Unbridled creativity was unleashed in the free spaces among the crumbling façades of old buildings.
Takashi Homma uses fragments collected in camera obscura constructed in metropolitan areas of Japan and the US to build a city image by image. Homma does not seek to index any particular city but to render a shadow world, a city's unconscious caught in a dark chamber, suspended in the camera’s box.
In a follow-up to his previous photographic travelogues about Cairo, Athens and his native Wolfsburg, Peter Bialobrzeski visits Taipei to document the urban landscape of what was once considered the de facto capital of China, and what it has become today.