Monthly Archives: August 2008

Sam Winston : Mine &Yours

http://www.samwinston.com/Work/Mine-Yours ‘Mine and Yours’, from the same artist,Sam Winston. It reminds me of australian aboriginal art (painted with the tip of a stick dipped in colour) . The site doesn’t say anything about the technique the artist used.

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http://img254.imageshack.us/my.php?image=hongoaidonpinepeakyellout2.jpg In the superb blog of libero , I found a link to the delicate photography of Don Hong-Oai (1929-2004, Canton/Saigon/San Francisco). Using several negatives, the artist aims at recreating the style of traditional chinese painting, where perspective ( here, … Continue reading

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http://img158.imageshack.us/my.php?image=23a148e4mt4.jpg Ah ah ah ! Richard Bram, at: http://www.in-public.com/RichardBram/image/1495 , another link from Meisnotme (see below).

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http://img293.imageshack.us/my.php?image=negarkanehcolourfuldreabi1.jpg An expressive photograph from Iran intitulated ‘Colourful Dream’. Thank you, meisnotme, and welcome to SU ! This new blogger shows a keen interest in photography, with well chosen links.

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http://img360.imageshack.us/my.php?image=12144746515648486ey5.jpg ‘Calligraphy is frozen poetry’ can you read on the site http://www.calligraphy.mvk.ru/en/?idx=8. Mohamed Ghanum (Damascus, Syria),with ‘Ma Schalla Dimasck’ proves the contrary with this firework of letters! Thank you for this link,Wixter !

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http://img143.imageshack.us/my.php?image=meudon7191543du8.jpg Superb geometry! Martine Franck (1938) from Magnum (a rare feminine member of that agency, declares the gallerist), ‘Meudon Observatory 1991’, http://www.hackelbury.co.uk/artists.html. Thank you for the link to this site, Johnshaven!

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Antoine JOSSE – Windows Live

http://antoinejosse.spaces.live.com/ Antoine Josse, ‘Echelle Sociale’ (social hierarchy). This sculptor builds a universe of awkward funambulists. Despite the humorous titles (in french), the general impression is of danger, solitude, and self-derision rather than light humour. One has to smile though, go … Continue reading

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http://img366.imageshack.us/my.php?image=vassiliev53658413ez8.jpg I love this! The photographer Alexei Vassiliev creates a gallery of blurred passers-by, like half remembered characters from one’s dreams. We become very distant spectators of another, faster life. ‘Study 14-09’, http://pagesperso-orange.fr/vassiliev.

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http://img299.imageshack.us/my.php?image=fleming19947171gg1.jpg ‘Sentient V’, Melissa Fleming. The photographer wished to express both the beauty and dangerousity of the ocean, hence a serie of fantomatic waves in the night at http://www.lensculture.com/fleming.html.

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http://img74.imageshack.us/my.php?image=cpshow50478206yx7.jpg ‘Mourning Light’ says the caption, intentionally I hope: it reflects so poetically one’s impression here! From the photographer Jane Fulton Alt at http://www.edelmangallery.com/chicagoproject2007.htm. (2005). note, Aug.23. Jane Fulton Alt made a video on YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gtiJaV7ZqJ8 )where she explains her … Continue reading

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Welcome to Morgan Weistlings Web Site

http://www.morganweistling.com/ Aah, those peaceful childhood’s days when one was slowly turning the pages of one’s grandma’s nursery books! The illustrations depicted a reassuring idealised world . The captions, in bold letters for the beginners, used to explain the obvious, and … Continue reading

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http://img368.imageshack.us/my.php?image=o1211917827proba398028bp6.jpg A breughelian landscape ! No title, by Morven :http://photo-forum.net/en/index.php?app_action=user_images&user_id=22320.

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