This is as fashion as it gets on DOP. But Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen‘s work is extraordinary and transcends the common. She’s one of my favorite photographers and this selection focuses on her documentary and personal work.
Automatic Earth refers to what I see as a ‘blue print’ that exists within nature; a plan within each organism to automatically generate a particular form or pattern that is then, inevitably flawed.
Drawings from Philippe Caza‘s Hydrogenesis.
The woodcut prints of Tom Killion speak of a deep love for the landscape, a passion for the poetics of…
Rimantas Dichavičius is a photographer and illustrator from Lithuania. In this book he confronts the female nude with pictures of nature.
The fantastic Marina Abramović wants to share her legacy with the world. It’s all her knowledge condensed into a method — The Abramović Method.
Watching this video, I felt captured by a primal feeling of awe. One of these rare moments when we glimpse how inconceivably vast and powerful this reality is.
The painter has a language which translates meaning to the viewer beyond that which the viewer’s experience can give.
Kilian Eng is one of the most popular futuristic illustrators of today. Also one of the most productive one’s.
In June 2015 Google engineers released a couple of images that caused a stir for everyone who’s able to grasp…
It is rarely possible that an artist’s vision pierces me to the heart at first glance. Dutch artist Saskia Olde-Wolbers did so. Her clear as a bell vision is unmistakable and unique.
Kevin Lucbert draws doors into parallel universes. And he mostly uses the color blue, which obviously fits to DOP. It…
Heinz Edelmann‘s illustrations really made a lasting impression on me as a child. His distinct style seemed all-around and I remember one picture book in particular.
French artist Alexandra Duprez mentions Australian Aboriginal art as her main inspiration to take up painting.
The film does not attempt to tell the life story of a poet. Rather, the filmmaker had tried to recreate the poet’s inner world.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
The image of Bali as a place of great physical beauty laced with a mysterious spirituality has its origins in the works of a small circle of bohemian expats in the 1930, of whom Spies was the most influential.
I’m totally fascinated by Hannsjörg Voth‘s structures in the Moroccan desert. There is a beautiful book called Stadt des Orion…
The neutral gaze of the machine is becoming an ever-present reality, recording all those moments previously lost in time.
Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.
Lately I also rediscovered the wholesome experience of being with with a group of strangers who share an intention of love & growth.