Second Suns
Nadim Samman (ed.), Julian Charriere, David Breskin, Ele Carpenter, Carson Chan, Eric Ellingsen, Peter Galison, Dehlia Hannah, Richard Rhodes, Charles Stankievech
Publisher: Hatje Cantz
ISBN: 978-3-7757-4477-5
288 pages, 152 illustrations
2018

French-Swiss artist Julian Charrière’s (born 1987) work in Second Suns investigates the postnuclear landscapes and architecture of the Bikini Atoll and Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan—respectively American and Soviet nuclear testing sites. This investigation comprises photographs, sculpture and video works, as well as expedition documentation.