Neil Massey

Monobloc | A portrait
Location: London, UK
Nationality: British
Biography: Neil Massey (b).1970 After studying photography at Bournemouth Art School in England, I spent the following 15 years based in London working as an editorial photographer. During this time, I traveled extensively commissioned to photograph... read on
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Monobloc | A portrait

The Monobloc chair is the worlds most common and affordable plastic chair.

This body of work started in Vietnam and continued when visiting Myanmar, Thailand, Spain and the UK.

I like to photograph the plastic furniture as I find it. I like the absence of humans. Sometimes there's traces left behind of the last customer. I'm interested in that brief moment between the furniture being used by people. To me they are like working / functional / transitory installations.


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