23_05_2007 is a date to remember. For the first time in mankind’s history more people live in cities than outside, nearly 3.3 billion clustering on only 3 percent of global surface. This body of work gives us a unique insight of the everyday “mask” we put on while exposed to the gaze of others. But this is not an investigation on human condition as a single entity rather an observation on how we humans react to certain and given conditions, our response to a constant and mind numbing stimulus. Franz Hessel refers to the experience of walking in the crowd as a dip in the surf.
A book and video has been produced as part of this project;