Watanabe Satoru

Wednesday, 11 November 2015

“The new neo-liberal narrative for the ‘creative class’ omits the conditions of the working class and refuses the perspective and creativity of a subject like myself. Bertolt Brecht stated it best in 1931: ‘Photography in the hands of the bourgeoisie has become a terrible weapon against the truth.’ I am obliged to document and counter this reality and, ultimately, to re-imagine and rewrite it myself.” LaToya Ruby Frazier in conversation with David Campany • Frieze