GEERT GOIRIS: UNFATHOMABLE │ Belfast Exposed → 27 June 2015

Abyss (2000)

“Belfast Xpozd z plizd t priznt ɖ frst mêjr sôlo xbišn v wrc bî Beljn ftogṛfr, Gert Gorīs in ɖ YC n Îrḷnd.

Gert Gorīs cn b sīn az a cntmprri xplorr in srč v ny landsceps n ny wez v siyñ. Mni v hiz fôtgrafs dpict rmot n unfmiłr plêsz – dezts, pôlr rījnz, mântinz, forists – in a we ɖt z stāc n atṃsferic. Ɖ wrc z bʈ dokmntri – cūli dscriptv n wɖt sentimnt – n aḷgoricl, in ɖt it drwz on ɖ tṛdišn v ɖ pictwrı̣l sblîm, ẇl at ɖ sem tîm qiriyñ it.

Three Suns (2009)
Three Suns (2009)

Unfaɖmbl z an insṭlešn v imijz ẇč sentrz on ɖ îdīa v ɖ abis, v a dīp, imežṛbl spês. W r prizntd wɖ a renj v sìnz includñ vast n fbidñ wilḍṇsz frozn in tîm, an atṃsferic fnoṃnn ẇč cunjrz multipl súnz, a blac houl n a meġsiti sbsymd in vejtešn. Gorīs’z fôtgrafs r bʈ spectaklr n bnal, fl v incongrụs eḷmnts n anoṃliz. Ɖe cnspîr t fwm a dāc, intirı̣r wrld, a blīc n hwntñ cntmprri vy.

Bîogṛfi

Gert Gorīs (b. 1971, Beljm). Rīsnt sôlo xbišnz includ FOAM, Amstdam (2015), VOX, Montriōl (2014) n Myziym M, Lŕvn, Beljm (2013). Publicešnz includ Pṛlif̣rešn (2014) n Layñ Awec (2013) bî Rôma Publicešnz. Gert Gorīs z repriznted bî Āt: Consept, Paris n Galerie Catherine Bastide, Bruslz.”

Spitsbergen (1998)

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