“In 2017 I moved to Montreuil, just outside of Paris. I left Smedsby, Värmland and Sweden. One week after I had installed myself in my new neighbourhood the publisher Pierre Bessard contacted me and proposed me a carte blanche for a book publication. ‘Do whatever you want. When you are done you tell me and then we print” My direct and intuitive reaction was simple. I would photograph my first years in my new surroundings. I stayed very close to my home. I did not go more than 500 meters from my studio. I made simple notes. I photographed from my window. I photographed in the streets, bars and cafés. Encounters with people. Atmospheres. Emotions.” JH Engström
‘Day by day’ is printed in 600 numbered copies, all with a signed print included.
Specifications: Editions Bessard ・ 2020 ・ Hardcover ・ 20,5 x 25,5 cm. / pages ・ English ・ 9791091406826