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The Living Image

‘The Living Image’ (video 11 min. 10” ). A series of ten photographs become strangely alive through the words of an elderly lady, who lives in a care institution for elderly with an advanced stage of dementia. Watch and discover the very personal and moving perspective of Miss R. looking at landscapes, animals, art works and portraits.

Website dedicated to the project :  www.photographictreatment.com

Related projects:

Photographic Treatment ©, photographic diptychs silkscreened with fragrances

Photographic Treatment ©, Daily Photo Doses 1-5, artist’s books

Photographic Treatment ©, multiple

Photographic Treatment © was produced thanks to the Nestlé Prize of the Grand Prix Images Vevey (Switzerland) and presented as international premiere at the Festival Images Vevey 2016. Photographic Treatment ©  also received the generous support of  Zorgbalans; Amstelring; GGZinGeest; Stichting Art in Societies; Stichting Stokroos; Fonds Sluyterman van Loo; Stichting RCOAK; Pius-Stichting; BankGiro Loterij Fonds; Stichting VSBfonds; Huize Plantage; Stichting de Zaaier; Mondrian Fund; Fondation Beau Séjour, Vevey.

Scientific committeeProf. Dr. Dick Swaab, Prof. Dr. Philip Scheltens, Prof. Dr. Rose-Marie Dröes, Dr. Debby Gerritsen, Dr. Frans Hoogeveen, Dr. Elsbeth de Ruijter, Dr. Anneke van der Plaats, Dr. Tom van Gestel.

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The Living Image

Duration 11 min. 10 ” in loop

Herewith extract 2 min. 23 ”

2017



Video still from The Living Image

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