43 Pages (book)
233 x 70 x 68 mm (box)
100 x 55 mm (cards)
This photobook / art object is a selection of 66 portraits taken in North Korea by Beijing based Slovenian photographer Matjaž Tančič collaborate with Koryo Studio. The photographs were taken between 2014 and 2018.
Description of Form
Each of the 66 cards have an identical photograph printed twice on them, with a description of the place and events captured. A small book of the same size is included detailing the project and information about the artist. A set of yellow plastic 3D glasses are also included to view the cards as a whole 3D image. The items are contained within a silkscreen printed box with magnetic lid.
About the Artist
Matjaž Tančič (b.1982) is a Slovenian photographer, who lives and creates between Beijing and Ljubljana. He began his path as a photojournalist for Mladina magazine. He won a Sony World Photography Organisation 2013 contest in 3D category, and won a Slovenia Press Photo award 2012. He was among the 6 finalists in the 2009 “Google Photography Prize” contest.
About the Publisher
Jiazazhi Press specializes in Chinese and Asian photobooks and are based in Ningbo, China.