In 2001, through a grant from the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, Gerry Johansson (b. 1945, Swedish) traveled to the inaccessible and distinct landscape of Antarctica on a research trip for two months. With him on the journey he had a large-format camera and his fearless curiosity.
The series of photos eventuate in an unusual reality relevant perspective, and capture the astonishing non-distance relationship between physicality and nature.
The series was exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in 2003 in Stockholm, Sweden.
The extent of its special edition and the amount of images is a homage to the amount of bird species in the Antarctic region.