Ari's project for THE THING is a newspaper which consists of black and white photos. The project is titled "Forever." It comes in a yellow newspaper bag with the title of the project printed on the outside.
- ARI MARCOPOULOS
Ari Marcopoulos is a photographer and filmmaker born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He moved to New York in 1979 and now resides in Northern California. His work has been exhibited in The Whitney Biennial at The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Kunsthalle, Bern, The Photographer’s Gallery in London, Porto Mercosul Biennial, Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, and PS1/MOMA in New York, Kunsthaus Zurich, New Orleans Museum of Art. His films include Larry Wright featured in P.O.V, The American Documentary, and Key to the Riddle screened at MOMA, NYC in their New Documentaries series. Eight monographs of his photographs have been published and his mid-career retrospective exhibition took place at the Berkeley Museum of Art in 2009.
More of Ari Marcopoulos' work can be found here.