POLKA

Issue 28

Columnist

November 2014

Polka Magazine.com

Polka Magazine 28 Rémi Coignet JR Sabine Weiss Paul Graham Dominique Darbois

Rémi Coignet's column

Does Yellow Run Forever? by Paul Graham, Mack

Paul Graham's new book [...] may seem confusing at first glance. Yet it is fully integrated into his work, somewhere between the little-known Paintings and the famous A Shimmer of Possibility. In the former, he borrows the small format and the glossy varnish of the images. In the second, the art of skillfully interweaving several series to create a kind of small poem or photographic short story. Here, views of rainbows, a sleeping woman and shops buying gold. Three subjects which, at first glance, have nothing to do with each other but in fact manifest three states: evanescence, dream, and the hard real.

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Polka Magazine 28 Rémi Coignet  Paul Graham Dominique Darbois