FK08.2055. Photo © Mikael Olsson


Journal of a Peeping Tom

May 2012

Bruno Mathsson revisited
When one man experiences the life of another through objects left behind, especially when the other man is hitherto unknown, magical things can happen. Mikael Olsson merely began taking photographs of the abandoned house of architect Bruno Mathsson and was entirely drawn into his world, finding the need to fully delve in, at once observing and intervening in what remained. Six such years of exploration have produced a visual document of this experience, an overlaid reflection.