Douglas Huebler, contact sheet: 'Oxford Street 1975' (detail)
I really enjoy a sense of mapping and recording throughout the contact sheet, and a strong sense of narrative emerging within it. The fact that the imagery is arranged in a grid creates a sensation of constant surveillance and control. Different colour schemes, such as sepia, b/w and turquoise portray a sense of chance and accident as well as suggest past and history.
I find it a powerful tool to record information chronologically and in a grid because it has a clear, direct narrative and amplifies consciousness.
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