Joanna Kane

17.02.2013 in14:45 in Art, Documentary -->



”The Somnambulists’ book contains a longer series of 53 photographic portraits.

The book also includes photographs of anatomical casts from the collection, an essay exploring the contexts of the phrenological heads by curator Duncan Forbes and writer on photography and medicine Roberta McGrath. Index footnotes are also included, preserving traces and fragments of the subjects’ lives from historical texts, journals and memoirs.