lucie & simon

by Katherine Yaksich


Photo credit: Lucie & Simon. Silent World. Times square, C-print, 250x320cm, 2010

Photo credit: Lucie & Simon. Silent World. Place de la concorde, C-print, 200x256cm, 2008

See the Louvre Palace empty. See all the traffic of Beijing roads disappear. See Times Square abandoned completely, except for one solitary soul standing still with a plastic bag. We’ve got your post-apocalyptic fantasies right here! Artists Lucie & Simon have created this series using a neutral density filter, used by NASA to analyze stars. Full story here.