Ed Hill and Suzanne Bloom, the digital photography pioneers (and married couple) known as MANUAL, return to their roots in a way for this first major collaborative exhibit since their 2004 retrospective at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. As photography goes, it's both fascinating and troubling. As another chapter in Hill and Bloom's collaboration, it's very refreshing. Gone is the dated-looking "digital vs. nature" juxtaposition that dominated their earlier work. The duo now seems to be utilizing technology as a tool for nuance, subtlety and emphasis, rather than for techno-referential... More >>>
Courtesy of Moody Gallery
The show's 42 inkjet prints depict hardcover and paperback books in a variety of settings and treatments.