Untouchables Miniature Photo Notebook
Exclusively designed for everyday use, miniature photo notebooks are an irresistible attraction to travelers and creative persons. What more, they are wonderful gifts for friends and loved ones. This notebook has 15 images taken by Indian Photographer Abul Kalam Azad. ‘Untouchables’, expresses his own interpretation of renaissance figures and events connecting them. This series was done when the photography medium was going through a transition from Analogue to Digital medium. Still nostalgic about traditional photography, yet struggling to get access to negatives and other analog equipment, Abul did this experimental body of work by digitally manipulating the analogue prints and found images from his family album.
Miniature Photo Notebook, 4.5” x 8.5”
- 15 Images | 200 pages | Perfect bound | Size 4.5” x 8.5” | Gold foil print on cover | Printed in multi-color offset on 110 gsm natural maplitho paper | Three moon cycle at the bottom of each page
Abul Kalam Azad is an Indian visual artist and photographer based in Kerala. His works are largely personal explorations and documentation of experiences, and memories of his native land, people, and their culture. They deal with issues of identity, ethics, micro/macro history, and eroticism. His works have exhibited Nationally/Internationally in reputed museums and galleries. He has received Charles Wallace Award in the year 1996 and recognized by the French government through a scholarship grant. He is a recipient of grants from the Government of India and India Foundation for the Arts (IFA). He is the founder of Ekalokam Trust for Photography and Editor-in-chief of PhotoMail Online magazine. This image of dansuese Alarmel Valli was shot using film in the year 1992.