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Regine Petersen - Kehrerverlag Heidelberg

Exhibitions
Human Nature
15 Years Art Collection Deutsche Börse
NRW-Forum, Dusseldorf
30.01. – 19.04.2015

Evidence , Format Festival
Derby, UK
13.03. – 17.06.2015

Find a Fallen Star
FOAM Museum,
Amsterdam, Netherlands
20.03. – 03.05.2015
Book launch
19.03.2015

Find a Fallen Star, Chapter 1: Stars Fell on Alabama
Photoforum, PasquArt, Biel, Switzerland
18.04. – 14.06.2015

Find a Fallen Star, Chapter 3: The Indian Iron
Galerie Jo van de Loo, Munich
27.06. – 01.08.2015

For Future Reference
East Wing Contemporary, Dubai, UAE, September – October 2015

Museum für Photographie Braunschweig
13.07. – 21.08.2016

Collector’s Edition
with lightjet-print, sheet size ca. 24 x 30 cm, edition of 80 copies, choice of four motifs (please see above), 20 copies of each, Euro 120,–
More information: http://www.reginepetersen.com/order.php

Regine Petersen
FIND A FALLEN STAR

In Find a Fallen Star, Regine Petersen uses the stories of meteorite falls as a background for her multifaceted narratives; a rock crashing through the roof of an Alabama home in the 1950's and hitting a woman, a group of children recovering a meteorite in their village in post-war Germany, and a more recent event in India involving two Rajasthani nomads. Petersen visited the places and the eyewitnesses and delved into their stories, expanding her photographic observations with found documents and interviews. Just as meteorites could be considered time capsules, each chapter encapsulates a specific place in a certain time, questioning the notions of memory and history and the relationship between the ordinary and the sublime.
Find a Fallen Star has gained numerous awards such as the National Media Museum Bursary UK and the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Prize for Contemporary German Photography.


Authors: Natasha Christia
Artists: Regine Petersen


Designed by Henning Rogge, Regine Petersen
Three hardcovers in slipcase
19,2 x 24 cm
144 pages
78 b/w and color ills.
English
out of print
ISBN 978-3-86828-597-0
Euro 49,90
2015