Look at me

ARGOS Centre for Art and Media

  • Expo

“Look at me" illustrates the thematic of portrait through various photographs and audiovisual installations. Since the invention of the daguerreotype in 1839, the popularity of portrait photography has increased, thanks to its low costs and very short exposure time.

A selection of photographic portraits are from artists in residence at Contretype, Centre for Contemporary Photography in Brussels. With the work of Marie-Noëlle Boutin, Dirk Braeckman, André Cepeda, Nicolas Dufranne, Frédéric Gaillard, Philippe Herbet, Esther Johnson, Jacques Lennep, Chantal Maes, Valérie Mannaerts, Angel Marcos, Hans Op de Beeck, Ria Pacquée, Shelly Silver, Sarah Vanagt, Andreas Weinand.