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#12 Lukas Vasilikos

#12 Lukas Vasilikos
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"Six Degrees of Separation” by Lukas Vasilikos

Six Degrees of Separation” is the first monograph of the Greek photographer Lukas Vasilikos, with a foreword by Hercules Papaioannou. 130 photographs enter our perceptual habit and reveal the ephemerous theatre of daily life

Six Degrees of Separationautographed by Lukas Vasilikos will be available for a maximum of 3 releases:

  • 1st Drop (120 White Editions): Sold Out
  • 2nd Drop (150 White Editions): Available.

Black Edition: Available.

Lukas Vasilikos White Edition
Lukas Vasilikos Black Edition

Product Details / Black edition

Limited Edition Print 1/30

Each Black Edition contains one unique Fine Art Photograph (30×21 cm – printed on Hahnemühle FineArt paper with pigment inks and tested for longevity) that has never been printed for sale before. Available through the purchasing of this book only.

Eyeshot aims to keep every publication limited-edition in quantity and quality.

01 Fine Art Frame Vasilikos
Black Edition © Lukas Vasilikos
Lukas Vasilikos Postcards

Exclusive Gift

3 limited edition postcards

The 1st Drop of 150 copies will receive 3 limited edition postcards signed by Lukas Vasilikos.

The best Street Photography experience you can have delivered directly to your doorstep.

Made in Italy

Fedrigoni Papers / Symbol Tatami

Eyeshot uses only papers from Fedrigoni, an Italian paper mill founded in 1888 in Verona. All Fedrigoni’s papers are FSC® certified, made from pure ECF pulp. Every product is fully biodegradable and recyclable.

Symbol Tatami White 135g/m2 is a thick paper coated on both sides with a Matt finish. Its volume and thickness give it a remarkable textural consistency that makes it ideal for prestigious publications such as Eyeshot’s monographs.

Credentials

EFC: ELEMENTARY CHLORINE FREE / It’s an environmentally friendly type of paper that has been bleached with products free of elemental chlorine. By replacing it with chlorine dioxide, polluting emissions are reduced by 90%.

FSC® MIX / The Forest Stewardship Council is one of the internationally recognised forestry certification systems, which guarantees the proper management of forests and the traceability of the resulting products.

HEAVY METAL ABSENCE / Paper and packaging are produced in a way that allows them to be reused and recycled. The absence of harmful metals and other substances and materials that are hazardous to human health is guaranteed.

LONG LIFE: ISO 9706 / This certification ensures that paper production recycles more CO2 than it emits, thus reducing the release of CO2 into the atmosphere that causes global warming. In compliance with ISO 9706 standards, the paper we use is acid-free which gives it resistance to light, wear and tear, and durability over time. It can be stored for up to 200 years.

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The Photographer

Lukas Vasilikos

Lukas Vasilikos is a Greek photographer based in Athens, Greece. His almost obsessive dedication to the medium has helped him create an impressive body of work. He started photography in 2006 and soon became an active figure in the worldwide street photography scene, winning various awards along the way. With “Six Degrees of Separation” he stands out as a little magician who penetrates the perceptual habit balancing between the constant availability of the unchanging form and the ephemerous theatre of daily life

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The monograph

“Six Degrees of Separation”

In each photograph belonging in “Six Degrees of Separation”, the – mainly public – space often appears fragmented with visible or hidden geometries and dynamic divisions. Lukas Vasilikos’ gaze, persistently scanning the foreground and background, focuses on human interactions rather than outlining the broader social context.

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In details

The photographic journey

Lukas Vasilikos has been practicing for the past fifteen years the penetrating momentary observation and the cosmic loneliness required by street photography. His compositions, from the beach to the square, and from the glamorous shop window to the dog at the top of the tricycle, are often dense with unpredictable contrasts. Occasionally the space thins, the action diminishes, and everything becomes more elliptical. 

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The photographer's vision

“I’m interested in depicting the familiar, but in an unfamiliar way. “Memory” and “loss” are two notions that have both general and special meanings, which I also try to approach through my images.”

© Lukas Vasilikos
Eyeshot is the first independent publisher working exclusively with street and documentary photographers from all around the world.

We are headquartered in Italy, with a community sharing the same passion from over 120 countries on 5 continents.

We curate limited edition books and magazines. Made by street photographers, for street photographers.

With a strict plastic-free policy, Eyeshot is an environmentally friendly publisher. We print on Fedrigoni paper from FSC certified sources, and we support local printing presses.