New York photographer Jon Shireman likes to play with ‘frozen beauties.’ For his Broken Flowers series, Shireman dipped the flowers in a liquid nitrogen bath for 30 minutes and smashed them into a hard surface while recording the destruction with
Jean-Pacôme Dedieu’s photographs can be described as creative chaos. He employs his unique aesthetics to his work, which mainly consists of vibrant color palettes and artistic juxtaposition of objects. He has also worked with magazine such as Wallpaper, Vogue Japan, L’Officiel, and Marie Claire.
Photographer Richard Kolker could be described as a hyper-modern reality artist. Although, he prefers the definition ” ‘synthetic photography’; the recording of virtual light interacting with virtual geometry using a virtual camera.” . That’s what he does, while his objects of interest (whether it’s still life, spaces, detailed corners or even famous paintings) are subjected to a [...]
Andrea Mierswa and Markus Kluska are a Bavarian duo that who work under the moniker Mierswa – Kluska. Based in Munich, the duo are highly influenced by the digital technologies that came about in photography throughout the Nineties — a time in which they each honed their craft before coming together professionally in 1997. Bold [...]
I just stumbled into this wonderful (and old) still life shoot by Peter Lippmann for Cartier Art Magazine. A wonderful series mixing butterflies, shells and flowers with Cartier iconic jewellery pieces. It is so well done that you really have to pay attention to find the jewel!
(left) Male Figure Skater British set designer Sarah Parker and photographer Micheal Bodiam collaborated on a still life shoot revealing the Diets Behind Sporting Success. The creative duo graphically re-envision Olympian nutritionist Dan Benardot‘s diets for five star athletes. Creating oversize paper settings with miniature-looking real food products, each plate represent a specific diet.
Adam Shirley is an artist living and working in Detroit. Trained as a metal smith, his work seeks to investigate the relationship between two and three dimensional objects, material and scale. Citing Italian painter Giorgio Morandi as inspiration, Shirley’s latest work is Still Life, a series of compositions referencing traditional still life paintings while focusing [...]
Previously featured for her work on the New York Times redesign, artist and photographer Sara Cwynar has a new show opening at the Cooper Cole gallery in Toronto this Thursday. Accidental Archive showcases the things Sara does best: impeccable curation and exercising her amazing eye for color. While the exhibit is breathtaking on its own, [...]
Many of you may already be familiar with the photography of Michael Chase, his blog Area of Interest is definitely one of the best Tumblr blogs I have come across. Chase’s photographs are very minimal, utilizing color, composition, and texture in order to convey the subject of decay and impermanence. His site itself is a [...]