David Horvitz’sSad, Depressed, People looks at a set of images circulating within stock photography collections. These photographs, in which actors are photographed holding their heads in their hands, ostensibly depressed, are here shown to contain a bizarre tension between their status as stock images and their supposedly emotional content.
Sad, Depressed, Peopleincludes an introduction and glossary of terms by Laurel Ptak.
Published by New Documents
17 × 24cm 64 Pages, Casebound First Edition (2012)