A road trip through America and a new photobook by Andreas Oetker-Kast
German photographer Andreas Oetker-Kast has specialised in documentary style and music photography since returning to Germany from the United States in 2003. His work has been exhibited internationally and published in books and catalogues. This video is a personal view of America to accompany the publication of Looking for Wonderland – a combination of photobook and narration documenting a 2011 coast-to-coast American road trip with his wife as a continuation of his long term project about the concept of “Heimat” (home). It is also part of a self-publishing project of the same name under the imprint bt:st verlag. The above quote is by Richard Tooke in his Forward to the book.
his photographs speak through Andreas’ own voice: straightforward, uncompromising and clear