• Unknown photographer - Israel Freundlich & Ignacy Henner, Poland, 1937

    Unknown photographer - Israel Freundlich & Ignacy Henner, Poland, 1937

  • Unknown photographers - Mother, various dates

    Unknown photographers - Mother, various dates

LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Mishka Henner

Mishka Henner became a Photoworks Desert Island Pics castaway in September 2013.

In conversation with Stephen Bull, the Deutsche Börse nominee and ICP Infinity Award winner revealed which eight photographs he’d take with him to a desert island.

Mishka proved an entertaining and engaging speaker and his selections give plenty food for thought.

Listen to Henner’s thoughts (above) and explore his selections through the links (below).

Image 01: Unknown photographer – Israel Freundlich & Ignacy Henner, Poland, 1937

Image 02: Unknown photographers – Mother, various dates

Image 03: Robert Adams – Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1968

Image 04: John Baldessari – Throwing Four Balls in the Air to Get a Square (Best of 36 Tries), 1973

Image 05: Chris Burden – “747″ January 5, 1973 Los Angeles, California, at about 8am at a beach near the Los Angeles International Airport, I fired several shots with a pistol at a Boeing 747, 1973

Image 06: Unknown photographer – A Forest of Oil Derricks on the Bank of Goose Creek, Texas, c. 1920s-1930s.

Image 07: Cory Arcangel – Photoshop CS: 84 by 66 inches, 300 DPI, RGB, square pixels, default gradient “Spectrum”, mousedown y=22100 x=14050, mouseup y=19700 x=1800, 2010, from the series Photoshop Gradient Demonstrations, 2008–

Image 08: Earth and its moon from Saturn orbit on July 19, 2013

Mishka Henner’s Desert Island Pics was presented by Photoworks  28 September 2013 as part of Brighton Digital Festival.

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