• Human Intervention

    28 days ago - By Aesthetica

    If familiar with Richard Mosse, his name will likely conjure images of vivid fuschia landscapes from his video installation The Enclave, commissioned for the Irish Pavilion at the 55 th Venice Biennale in 2013. The film journeys through the landscape of a brutal but little-reported conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, whose verdant surroundings are rendered an otherworldly pink thanks to the use of discontinued Infrared film, often associated with military surveillance. The subject of the piece: visibility, both in the opacity of the portraits, and in the employment of film that...
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