Leigh Ledare

This interview with photographer Leigh Ledare appeared in Metropolis M: Agnieszka Gratza: Whereas your mother is obviously a looming presence in your work, your father hardly features in it at all. I was struck by one quote, actually a dedication from Something Might Have Been Better Than Nothing [an exhibition with Per Billgren in Berlin, 2011 – ed.]: ‘For our fathers, mild men.’ Could you comment on that? Leigh Ledare: ‘There’s a lot in the work that’s activated through absence, so in a sense that was an allusion to that. There are maybe two mentions of him in Pretend You’re … Continue reading Leigh Ledare