In Anatomy of Business, the English photographer Louis Porter deconstructs the visual language of business using company brochures and leaflets from the 1980s. Seeing these fading black-and-white documents, the bald heads and absurd visual instructions, one imagines a conversation between John Fante, Fernando Pessoa and Italo Calvino at the coffee machine, a conversation that’s necessarily a little sad given the subject, but not without humor, focusing as it does on the cracks and incoherence of the prescribed protocols.
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