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Marcus Bastel Behance Portfolios
Marcus Bastel Photography
Photography Books
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Millenium Images
30 chapters from my novel
A PDF work sample
Kickstart Reward Prints


NEWS:

Faces of Mustang to be on show at CSM Window Gallery, King's Cross, London in August 2017.
And the search for funding a second leg of the project to cover all the eastern states is on. If you are interested in getting involved please get in touch.

FORD Social website features an article on the Faces of Mustang project.

FACES OF MUSTANG, is currently on the road follow my progress on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

I am currently working on FACES OF MUSTANG a project aiming to connect with the people who own Ford Mustang's across the US, take their portraits alongside the iconic car and hear what story they have to share.
Please sign up to the online platforms I have set up:
https://www.facebook.com/facesofmustang/
https://www.instagram.com/facesofmustang/
https://twitter.com/FacesofMustang

Some of my work was shown as part of 125 LIVE Magazines annual show and at the Portrait Salon in October 2015. The Portrait Salon Show travelled on to Tokyo where it was on display in February 2016.

My work on show in London from the 13 August - 15 September 2014 at the Dreamspace Gallery - address and details

An image of mine was used as starting point for writers on Visual Verse.

January 2014 Current Exhibition: Last night on Congress… running until 28 February in London, at Haggerston Espresso Room, 13 Downham Road, London, N1 5AA. Click for more details.

Following my Detroit to LA trip partially made possible with the support of Team Detroit/Ford Motors I have put together a 30 page publication illustrating the journey, the people, the landscape and the Ford Escape/Kuga I was driving.

Five of my images are available as digital editions on Sedition. Take a look if you need something to fill the void your screen is leaving when it's off.

One of my images was handpicked by Emma Bowkett Emma Bowkett, Photo Editor of FT Magazine for this FEATURESHOT Group Show.

Here is a link to the 20 page book I put together following the trip with the Ford Explorer.

April 2012 - I currently have some work on show at Schlifka | Molina arte contemporáneo in Buenos Aires, Argentina

April 2012 - I am happy to say that one of my pictures was featured in this collection on featureshoot. http://www.featureshoot.com/

I am having an exhibition at the Aubin & Wills store in Notting Hill, London. I will be showing 6 of my photographs printed up large and looking good enough to develop an urge to go travelling.
The show will run from the 22 July until 21 August 2011
Mon - Sat 10am - 6pm
Sun 11pm - 6pm
Location: Aubin & Wills - 188 Westbourne Grove - London W11 2RH - Tel: 0207 243 5830

 

Ford posted the pictures I shot on their Ford Explorer Facebook page FORD EXPLORER 2011

My recent photobook 'But where are all the people' has been selected as an Honorable Mention in the Photography Book Now International Juried Competition.
The competition was judged by: Darius Himes (Lead Judge, Radius Books, Santa Fe, NM), Monica Allende (Photo Editor, London Sunday Times), Judith Puckett-Rinella (T: The New York Times Style Magazine), Martin Parr (Photographer), Lesley A. Martin (Aperture Foundation), David Fahey (Fahey/Klein Gallery), Michael Mack (Steidl/Mack Publishing) Susan Meiselas (Photographer) and Brian Smith (Photographer).
A full preview can be had at the following link
Honorable mentions.

Here are some links to folios of my work

http://www.artlyst.com/Marcus.Bastel
http://www.behance.net/MarcusBastel

and here are some story updates
The Incident
Alternative Ending

No news.
No news is good news someone said.
No news is certainly not bad news.
My novel is in urgent need of a publisher.
The German is an excerpt from it.