New Book and Launch: Mark King’s “Plastic”

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Barbadian photographer Mark King is launching his new book Plastic tonight (Sunday) July 14, 2013, from 2:00-4:00pm. With his publisher, MOSSLESS, he will be holding a book launch and signing event for at The Newsstand in Brooklyn, New York.

Plastic is a series of 20 nighttime portraits taken in Barbados from early 2011 – late 2012. The images were captured on high-speed black and white Fuji instant film then scanned, with colour added digitally. The colour palette was drawn from local shopping bags.

For full article, see http://arcthemagazine.com/arc/2013/07/mark-king-launches-new-book-plastic-with-mossless-at-the-newsstand/

Photo above: “Ella” (2012) from the Plastic series, from http://www.uprising-art.com/en/portfolio/mark-king-ella-plastic-series/

For more on the author, see http://arcthemagazine.com/arc/2011/07/mark-king/

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