Softcover, Prints held in envelope
Edition of 600
156 (single-sided loose leaf prints)
Versatile #2 A Selfish Sensitive Image Zine. It is a personal image zine from cutting edge to pop culture, from freedom and debauchery. After the previous issue of no strings issue, the second issue is titled “beautiful things out of the dust”. It compiles a series of small daily and broad things, and shortens 223 of the usual in this series. The erotic tonality brings the viewer an ordinary and sensitive “goodness out of dust”.
About the Artist
Lin Zhipeng (aka No.223) Born in Guangdong, China in 1979, Graduated from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies with major of financial English. Lin Zhipeng is a photographer and freelancer writer based in Beijing. Created in 2003, his blog “North Latitude 23” where he published everyday pictures accompanied by short texts received millions views and made him famous among the web community. Presented for ten years in group exhibitions in China and abroad , Lin’s works have also been the object of several solo shows both nationally and internationally ( Delaware Contemporary Museum ; Walther Collection Ulm ; De Sarthe Gallery Beijing ; Stieglitz19 Gallery Antwerp ; M97 Gallery Shanghai, etc). He has published photography books in China, France, Canada, Japan and Italy.