Martin Parr: Souvenir

Martin Parr: Souvenir

Travelling is not something exclusive to rich people anymore. Nowadays almost everybody can travel and visit places that several years before were only accessible for a privileged few. The low-cost companies and the free market made that possible. Martin Parr is an exceptional photographer who shows the details of the common life with sarcasm. In the Souvenir exhibition, he shows how human beings behave while they are traveling. Some of the famous pictures the tourists made when they visit a new place are shown here from another perspective. The exhibition shows about 200…

Martin Parr: Think of Germany

Martin Parr: Think of Germany

If you know the works of Martin Parr, you know he likes to photograph people and things with irony, looking towards the common events and daily life of human beings. From 11th of October, we will be able to see the Martin Parr’s exhibition Souvenir at Kunstfoyer, showing details of people on their holidays, a reflection of the nowadays society. Before that, in the underground tunnel between U4 / U5 and U3 / U6 of Odeonsplatz, we will see a special preview of the exhibition, focused on Germany. This little exhibition,…