Alec Soth - I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating

Discover our online activities around the exhibition I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating. The series is the result of a personal search and marks a departure from Soth’s earlier work. The photographer slowed down his work process and turned the lens inward.⁠

Slowing Down: A Conversation With Alec Soth

Foam invited Alec Soth to introduce the Foam exhibition I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is BeatingTogether with curator Hinde Haest, Soth gave an insight into his recent personal and professional transition, his sources of inspiration and working process.⁠

Curator Video Tour with Alec Soth

Nick, Los Angeles, 2017 © Alec Soth / Magnum Photos.

Do you want to learn more about the work of photographer Alec Soth? Join curator Hinde Haest in our online video tour as she takes you through the current exhibition I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is BeatingIn the tour, she zooms in on the featured works and gives insight into Soth's new way of working and the inspirations behind this intimate and introspective photography series.

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Takeover by Alec Soth on Instagram

Renata, Bucharest, Romania, 2018, Courtesy Eidos Foundation ⁠Alec Soth / Magnum Photos.

Missed the takeover by Alec Soth? Check out our Instagram page or head over to our highlights to get a unique insight into some of Alec's older and mostly unseen work, focussing on interior portraits.⁠

-> Explore the takeover here.

The exhibited works are on loan from Loock Gallery in Berlin and private lenders.

Foam is supported by the BankGiro Loterij, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, City of Amsterdam, Foam Members, Olympus and the VandenEnde Foundation.

In 2021 Foam receives additional support from Kickstart Cultuurfonds and the Mondriaan Fund.