There’s a talk by Uelsmann at the end of the post.
Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop
Most probably I will never look down at mother ship earth from space. But some astronauts did when they set out to explore the final frontier.
René Magritte developed key strategies and techniques to defamiliarize the familiar, to evoke the mysterious.
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
Artists, scientists, spiritual leaders and economists gathered in Amsterdam in 1990 to explore the emerging paradigm of a holistic world view and the implications for a global economy.
Capturing the fleeting moments of a wave’s journey to dissipation, Australian photographer Ray Collins feels more at home floating in…
To me these pictures present a futuristic vision rather than a look back at our savage ancestors.
I don’t wanna spoil it for you. First look at the pictures and wonder what you see. Then read below.
The base of Michiel Schuurman’s graphic work is a certain logic – whether natural, scientific or historical. Geeky algorithms, natural…
Be warned, looking into somebody else’s eyes might never be the same again after seeing the following pictures.
Swiatoslaw Wojtkowiak is a daredevil with a good eye and the guts to go beyond what meets the eye.
Richard Mosse‘s infrared photography makes you think about the very act of perception.
New York City born, Robert Venosa was transported into the world of fine art in the late 60’s after having…
Frieder Grindler is one of the big names of German poster design in the second half of the 20th century.
Every belief system has to offer a good story. The more poetic and sensational the more likely to find followers. Paul Gustave Doré‘s way of depicting Christian imagery is a great example.
Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.
Métamorphose is a project by French photographer Frédéric Fontenoy that consists of slit-scan self portraits created in outdoor locations.
I follow Theo Jansen for many years now. What I like so much about his design approach is the playfulness…
Toshio Saeki is a psychosexual dream weaver, a grand master of mixing myth, that dream quality and pure libido.
Reisewitz’ photographs, most of all large formats, explore the changing relation of the city and the countryside in a period of feverish economic development.