#7 Photography as a medium

Speaking: Paul Bogaers

Photo Paul Bogaers from Portfolio 54, published by Galerie Pennings in 2002

In 1996, Paul Bogaers (1961) received a phone call from Harry Pennings. That phone conversation was the start of a long collaboration with the gallery. Paul Bogaers has been allowed to organize a solo exhibition three times. In addition, his work was regularly shown in group presentations and his work went to numerous art fairs.

Association and suggestion play a central role in the work of Paul Bogaers. "In the 1980s I worked a lot with socalled ‘found’ photos, existing images, mo