Gregory Crewdson, Beneath the roses – Cyril Thomas, La part mystérieuse de Gregory Crewdson, dévoilement et construction de l’image photographique

[Fall 2006]

This article was originally published only in French. You can read it by switching over to the French version of this page.

The article outlines the career of Gregory Crewdson on the occasion of his retrospective at the Fotomuseum in Winterthur. Through an analysis of six photographic series, the author attempts to unravel the mysteries of Crewdson’s images by understanding the hybrid form of his compositions between reality and surrealism, how he constructs his images, and how he implements a particular narrative from series to series.