Best known for his fashion photography, Irving Penn’s repertoire also includes portraits of creative greats, still lifes and ethnographic photographs from around the world. For his long-term project Worlds in a Small Room he used a portable studio lit with natural light only. This setup allowed him to stage the locals in front of his infamous stained canvas while still close to their daily life.
Frieder Grindler is one of the big names of German poster design in the second half of the 20th century.
Rimantas Dichavičius is a photographer and illustrator from Lithuania. In this book he confronts the female nude with pictures of nature.
J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere’s work captures the intersection of cultural tradition and personal expression.
Primitive Technology is a hobby where you make things in the wild completely from scratch using no modern tools or materials. This is the strict rule.
Joth Shakerley is following the Rainbow Family for over twenty years. The pictures he brought back are beyond words.
The Adventurous Spark aka TAS is an Austrian 3D artist specialized in live visuals and mapping for psytrance festivals.
Over more than fifty years of creating, Schwertberger’s themes and painting style evolve continuously. The path led from a figurative fantastic realism to an almost abstract, process-like creative flow.
Goudal makes no attempt to hide any evidence of fabrication, drawing attention to the artificial, man-made aspect of photography
There is a small group of painters who are able to invoke nature’s serene magic. Isono is one of them and his love for the forest is very tangible.
To me these pictures present a futuristic vision rather than a look back at our savage ancestors.
The feelings provoked by Robert Steven Connett’s paintings vary widely. Some will see mostly the beautiful and the interesting, and others will see only the unsettling.
These seekers of the inner spirit in outer things, wanted to carry painting beyond the appearance of the physical world.
Today I picked up one of my favorite books, Island by Aldous Huxley, his radical blueprint for a better world.…
Minoru Nomata paints fantastical structures and towers, standing isolated in front of a subdued sky. Their purpose is mysterious.
Jacob Kirkegaard‘s photo series Nagaras 1 and 2 explores a sonic phenomenon which only occurs in a few deserts around…
We all know this masterpiece but the delight is in the detail.
The objective of this series was to examine the effect of the elemental forces on the site; and to lift the actual sand off the surface and to fix it in its exact place and shape.
It’s like strolling through an otherworldly dream that feels like home at the same time, breathing the vibrant air of enchantment.
The woodcut prints of Tom Killion speak of a deep love for the landscape, a passion for the poetics of…
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.