Texts




A selection of essays and interviews on the works of Willem Popelier:

Echte fotografie

By Willem Popelier
This statement (in Dutch) was made during Don't Mention The D-Word, on the future of documentary photography, at Fotodok Utrecht on 9 april 2014.

Cracks in the fabric of vision.
Visual politics of absence

By Katja Müller-Helle
This essay was published in the publication Talents #29 - This is Willem Popelier, as part of the Talents program of C/O Berlin, September 2012.

How does the world see the world?

By Katja Müller-Helle
This interview was published in the publication Talents #29 - This is Willem Popelier, as part of the Talents program of C/O Berlin, September 2012.

In your head.
Digital narcissism and the threat of endless adolescense

By Meredith Haaf on the work Showroom Girls
This essay was published in the catalogue for the exhibition Status - 24 Contemporary Documents at Fotomuseum Winterthur, june 2012.

Look at me

By Stine Jensen on the work Showroom Girls
This essay was published in the Foam Cahier Showroom Girls, as part of the solo exhibition Showroom Girls from 1 jul - 31 aug 2011 at Foam Amsterdam.