Inspired by Virginie’s residency in Shanghai, students were challenged to make themselves invisible against natural phenomena, looking more closely at the view the camera sees. Where typically the message on a billboard is immediately obvious, this image requires some longer contemplation, mirroring Virginie’s experiential approach to photography. In total, 13 A-level students and their teacher can be found somewhere in the image.
The final installation shot taken by and featuring the students can be seen from 4 – 17 December on the prominent billboard at
Listen to BBC Radio Northampton’s coverage of this project below:
Many thanks to Green Energy for supporting this project.