Found photograph, mat board, aluminum frame | 2017
"In this series, I'm misusing the mat in the frame to obscure the picture being presented. I've been thinking about what it means to re-compose-- through cropping-- an image whose boundaries had already been decided upon, perhaps decades ago. Does it become a new picture entirely?
The title of the series is in reference to the pieces' fragmented nature, to only being a part of a larger word (in their case, image), and thus merely being a sound with perhaps no fixed meaning or an altered meaning.
11 x 8.5 inches
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Photographer David Kitz's powerful still-lifes and digitally collaged photographs have been featured in GQ, Cool Hunting, Installation Mag and more. In his recent series, FOOD, TOOLS, Kitz removes both objects from their typical context and creates a new context by staging them together in a type of choreography.
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