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Photo Junkie's Fun House

Adam L. Brinklow | August 4, 2014 | Story Galleries and Performance

Dutch publisher Erik Kessels has become one of the most provocative figures in modern photography without taking a single shot. “So many images are created but never displayed,” Kessels says. “It seems like we should make use of those before creating new images.”

His 24 HRS in Photos, a collection of every photo uploaded to Flickr in a single day piled into one room, has been on display at Pier 24 Photography for a year now, but starting this month, the gallery is expanding the exhibit to include two more rooms full of archival images. In the slideshow above, we navigate the maze of other people’s memories.

Opens August 4th;

Originally published in the August issue of San Francisco

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