Mercedes-Benz, The Tables of Power

Tables of power project by Dutch photographer Jacqueline Hassink, that has visited some of the boardrooms of  Europe’s largest and most important companies.    Mercedes-Benz, The Tables of Power (1993-1995).

Hassink during mid 1990s, after requesting access to their spaces, finally went inside the boardrooms of  the 40 largest multi-national corporations in Europe.



She explains:

“By photographing the most important corporate tables in Europe, the meeting places of companies’ boards of directors, I began mapping the centers of economic power. It was the first time in the history of Europe that these centers of power had been photographed and made public.”

Banco Santander in Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain, from The Table of Power 2.

Banco Santander in Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain, from The Table of Power 2.

BMW, from The Table of Power

BMW, from The Table of Power (1993-1995).

Italian insurance company Assicurazioni Generali, Venice, Italy

Italian insurance company Assicurazioni Generali, Venice, Italy, from The Table of Power 2.

International bank BNP Paribas

International bank BNP Paribas, from The Table of Power 2.

Spanish banking group Santander

Spanish banking group Santander, The Table of Power 2 (2009-2011).

You can find the book here: Tables of Power 2

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