Observing the observer (Paris Photo 2023)

Within the bustling ambiance of the Paris Photo Fair, my lens delves into the captivating dynamics between individuals and the visual narratives that captivate them. “Observing the Observer” is a project that shifts focus from the curated artworks to the people immersed in this visual tapestry.

This series captures candid moments of individuals engrossed in their contemplative journey through the curated photographic masterpieces. The camera becomes a silent storyteller, revealing the diverse human reactions to the visual symphony surrounding them.

Faces aglow with gallery lights, expressions ranging from quiet introspection to animated discussion, the project highlights the symbiotic relationship between the observer and the observed. “Observing the Observer” challenges traditional art documentation, emphasizing the living, breathing audience as integral players in the aesthetic drama.

As viewers traverse the corridors of the Paris Photo Fair, they become subjects themselves—integral components in the unfolding drama of aesthetics and perception. This project invites you to explore the nuanced interplay between the seen and the seer, pondering the beauty that emerges when the observer becomes an observed work of art in themselves.

You can watch all the photos here on my YouTube chanel.