Documentum — Vol.1

Documentum is a guest-curated periodical archiving & examining the cultural ephemera of our time. Volume 1 examines the phenomenon of Instagram through the eyes of artists, writers, and cultural thinkers. It was founded by William Boling, Dawn Kim and Stephen Shore.

The Instagram Series — Volume 1 Issue One
The Instagram Series — Volume 1 Issue One
The Instagram Series — Volume 1 Issue One
The Instagram Series — Volume 1 Issue One

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The first issue of Documentum is an over-sized newsprint publication examining and archiving the photo and other image driven work of outstanding artists who are engaging with Instagram in a committed way. This is done with the understanding that Instagram and other social media platforms for picture sharing are changing the way pictures have meaning. We are intent on archiving what is happening in this space now with the understanding that in the future, Instagram will be different. And we will be glad then to have this core sample of what it is now.

Featuring the work of artists:
Daniel Blaufuks
Céline Bodin
Matthew Brown
Cessare Fabbri & Silvia Loddo
Daphne Fitzpatrick
Emma Georgiou
Maury Gortemiller
Justin Graefer
Peter Halley
Marvin Heiferman
Jinjoo Hwang
Phillip March Jones
Christopher Kasprzak
Katrin Koenning
David La Spina
Tanya Marcuse
George Miles
Awoiska van der Molen
Erig Oglander
Buku Sarkar
Heather Sten
Yu Ukai
Grant Willing
Julian Woodcock

Guest Curators:
William Boling
David Campany
Dawn Kim
Chris Rhodes
Stephen Shore



The first issue of Documentum is an over-sized newsprint publication examining and archiving the photo and other image driven work of outstanding artists who are engaging with Instagram in a committed way. This is done with the understanding that Instagram and other social media platforms for picture sharing are changing the way pictures have meaning. We are intent on archiving what is happening in this space now with the understanding that in the future, Instagram will be different. And we will be glad then to have this core sample of what it is now.

Daniel Blaufuks
Céline Bodin
Matthew Brown
Cessare Fabbri & Silvia Loddo
Daphne Fitzpatrick
Emma Georgiou
Maury Gortemiller
Justin Graefer
Peter Halley
Marvin Heiferman
Jinjoo Hwang
Phillip March Jones
Christopher Kasprzak
Katrin Koenning
David La Spina
Tanya Marcuse
George Miles
Awoiska van der Molen
Erig Oglander
Buku Sarkar
Heather Sten
Yu Ukai
Grant Willing
Julian Woodcock

William Boling
David Campany
Dawn Kim
Chris Rhodes
Stephen Shore

Released 2015
42 pages
11.25” x 16.5”
30# Newsprint
Edition of 1000
ISBN 978-0-9799379-5-8

Picture and Words — Volume 1 Issue Two
Picture and Words — Volume 1 Issue Two
Picture and Words — Volume 1 Issue Two
Picture and Words — Volume 1 Issue Two

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The first issue of Documentum is an over-sized newsprint publication examining and archiving the photo and other image driven work of outstanding artists who are engaging with Instagram in a committed way. This is done with the understanding that Instagram and other social media platforms for picture sharing are changing the way pictures have meaning. We are intent on archiving what is happening in this space now with the understanding that in the future, Instagram will be different. And we will be glad then to have this core sample of what it is now.

Pictures & Words, the second issue of Documentum Vol. 1, examines the serious play in the literary text-with-picture space happening in the Instagram arena.

Elizabeth Adams
Fabiola Alondra
Fran Antmann
Lisa Anne Auerbach
Adam Bell
Nick Benson
Nilanjana Bhattacharjya
Elaine Bleakney
Blair Braverman
Ryan Canlas
Wah-Ming Chang
Rachel Cohen
Saudamini Deo
T. Foley
WarrenOatesGTO
Sadia Hassan
Mishka Henner
David Horvitz
Emily Johnston
Magda Kapa
Sita Kaylin
Louise Mathias
Quine Mountain
Alexander Nemerov
Naveen Naqvi
Vernon Ng
Randy Potts
David Pudlo
Jacinda Russell
Divya Sachar
Neil Shea
Stephen Shore
Alec Soth
Meera Subramanian
Kristina Williams
Carmen Winant

Kate Palmer Albers
Teju Cole
Colette LaBouff
John Pilson
Jeff Sharlet
Rebecca Norris Webb

Released 2016
68 pages
11.25” x 16.5”
30# Newsprint
Edition of 1000
ISBN 978-0-9799379-0-3

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The Vol. 1 Subscription includes all four issues of Documentum regardless of when you purchase.

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The first issue of Documentum Vol. 1, The Instagram Series, examines and archives photos and other image-driven artwork on Instagram. This is done with the understanding that in the future, Instagram will have evolved. It features the work of Stephen Shore, Tanya Marcuse, Chris Rhodes, David Campany and many others.

Pictures & Words, the second issue of Documentum Vol. 1, examines the serious play in the literary text-with-picture space happening in the Instagram arena.

The following two issues will continue to be image-driven. They will include photography as well as other aspects of the Instagram visual phenomenon. Future issues will hone in on video, conceptual, drawing and other art driven practices. The capstone issue will bring forward leading critics and cultural thinkers writing about the impact of picture and idea sharing on Instagram and social media in the digital age.

The Vol. 1 Subscription includes all four issues of Documentum regardless of when you purchase.

The first issue of Documentum Vol. 1, The Instagram Series, examines and archives photos and other image-driven artwork on Instagram. This is done with the understanding that in the future, Instagram will have evolved. It features the work of Stephen Shore, Tanya Marcuse, Chris Rhodes, David Campany and many others.

Pictures & Words, the second issue of Documentum Vol. 1, examines the serious play in the literary text-with-picture space happening in the Instagram arena.

The following two issues will continue to be image-driven. They will include photography as well as other aspects of the Instagram visual phenomenon. Future issues will hone in on video, conceptual, drawing and other art driven practices. The capstone issue will bring forward leading critics and cultural thinkers writing about the impact of picture and idea sharing on Instagram and social media in the digital age.

The Vol. 1 Subscription includes all four issues of Documentum regardless of when you purchase.