Deborah Turbeville


Following its presentation at Photo Elysée, the exhibition Deborah Turbeville. Photocollage makes its first stop at Huis Marseille in Amsterdam.

This retrospective showcases Turbeville's photographic explorations, from fashion photography to her highly personal works. How has Turbeville's work, still largely unknown, followed a very specific path, affirming the manual labor involved in making the images? Focusing on a wide variety of handmade collages over four decades, the exhibition offers a new appreciation of Turbeville's contribution to the history of photography.

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Deborah Turbeville

The unique photographic work of Deborah Turbeville positions her as a major figure since her beginnings in the 1970s. Her work defies classification. Her images are difficult to date at first glance; they seem imbued with a dreamlike atmosphere. Turbeville stands out from her male contemporaries, wh...
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An exhibition produced by Photo Elysée in collaboration with MUUS Collection.