Jakob Wagner Photography

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German photographer Jakob Wagner turns his lens to urban and industrial scenes at night in his collections “Nightscapes,” “Container,” and “Middle East,” to name a few. In his night photography, Wagner favors waterside settings hazily illuminated by all the lighting a city has to offer. Somewhat distanced from the subjects, he shows the variety of a city’s architecture, the precise order of container crates on a barge, and the place where a metropolis meets the mountainside. The sweeping images draw the viewer deeper and deeper into the off-hours, so they can view often-overlooked sights in a mysterious new way.

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Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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