Tag Archives: monochrome

Museum of Contemporary Photography

http://www.mocp.org/collections/mpp/glaser_karen.php Karen Glaser (American,1954), ‘Spider Sharks’, 2007 and ‘Ray School’, 2008. We see only shapes, no details, with very stylised graphic qualities. The site is speaking of “timelessness” about these pictures. The poor light makes it all unreal, forever motionless … Continue reading

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Keith Carter Photographs

http://www.keithcarterphotographs.com/shadow21.html It looks like an abstract, doesn’t it? Actually, this ‘Pelican’ was obtained by putting the object on photographic-sensitive paper, exposing it to light. Keith Carter used then some chemicals, “including gold and platinum toners”. I love that snowy softness, … Continue reading

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rocks

http://virtual.tart.co.nz/pip/pip9.htm Can you hear the rumbling and swishing on that beach? Philippa Guthrie (New Zeland),’Rocks’.

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Bernard Tullen, peinture

http://bernardtullen.com/htm/image_2008_524.htm I find amazing how Bernard Tullen (belgo-swiss, 1960) transforms on canvas scenes from old newspapers’photographs. Past instants seem to be congealing, partly indistinct as would a nebulous memory with its few precise fragments. In this case,the idea of the … Continue reading

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Regard Intuitif – Triennale Italia

http://www.regardintuitif.net/pages/archives292d2008.html After weeks of canicular weather highly propitious to deep meditations (lounging under the wisteria with thick paperbacks and iced something -no, not beer, only bubbly water), winds are turning. The British Isles are sharing their dripping clouds with us … Continue reading

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Photos by Rakesh Syal – photo.net

http://photo.net/photodb/member-photos?user_id=2136126 All the thirthy or so photographs of this character look striking and different; beyond the skill of Rakesh Syal (India), with his clever use of light’s intensity and contrast, one can also admire the actor talent of his bearded … Continue reading

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http://www.iwolkgallery.com/artists/John_Casado/image06.html When photography is sculpting…Striking light’s play by John Casado,’Carlton Torso n1′.

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Andre Petterson artwork presented by Foster White Gallery, Seattle

http://www.fosterwhite.com/dynamic/artist.asp?ArtistID=237 Mysterious and alluring, ‘Nocturne’, mixed media on board, Andre Petterson. The site was discovered some months ago by a man with flair: Mario Gallardo, whose art pages are always a pleasure to browse, thank you.

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hirmes.com – ice photographs

http://hirmes.com/ice/index.html?forms?2 A world onto itself. Superb ice photograph. Have a look on PantherBlake’blog, where I found the link: he has a sure sense of graphism;beautiful pages (poetry, photography).Thank you.

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http://www.sundrysullen.com/ Sundry Sullen chose this photogaph to illustrate his name, and it perfectly reflects his art too : all types of collage about people and their fragmented lives . One reads it like this old scratched, blurry phototograph, looking for … Continue reading

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Lanpher PhotoBlog

http://blog.lanpher.com/?paged=59 Keith Lanpher is a professional advertisement photographer. His blog is full of gems like this one. The blur gives almost an inky wet effect. ‘Beach Drive’,October 24, 2006. Another one from the same blog :’Candles’ (December 13,2006). I don’t … Continue reading

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http://www.yousefkhanfar.com/portdetail.php?id=18 ‘Shadows’, a photograph by Yousef Khanfar.

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http://img360.imageshack.us/my.php?image=20060512224200a20city20ow7.jpg Taken from a plane…Charlotte (NC), like a floating island. This is the work of Payam Rajabi (CDN),aka Colourblind; see his portfolio on http://www.colourblind.ca/index.php?showimage=362. Thank you, sweetpeadow.

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