by Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Saturday 16 March 2013

Brooklyn-based Romain Laurent is a genius. His Tilt series had us craning our necks for more, and we found this ‘more’ in not one, but two of his other series, Burnout and Where Was I? In Burnout, a guy’s head goes up in smoke as he literally burns out; while in Where Was I?, you’ll see people’s feet right on top of their heads, suggesting perhaps that they aren’t all there within themselves — or at the very least, their parts are not in all the right places.