Berlin Wonderland: Wild Years Revisited, 1990-1996

Photography // Friday, July 04, 2014
It seems near impossible that the images in Berlin Wonderland could have been captured just twenty years ago. When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989/90, uninhibited creativity took hold of the city. 

Carol Golemboski’s “Psychometry”

Photography // Friday, July 04, 2014
Made up of dark and mysterious still lifes, Carol Golemboski’s photographic series “Psychometry” uses the objects she depicts to stand in as metaphors for the emotions and psychological states experienced by the human mind. 

Aaron McElroy – I Lied

Photography // Thursday, July 03, 2014
Pink, nude flesh tones permeate throughout the work of Aaron McElroy in his recent photo series ‘I Lied.’ Intimate and erotic, there is a convincing sense of narrative that makes his images more than just an attempt to give artistic credit to knickers, sweat patches and female body parts.

Jeneil Williams shot by Julia Noni

Photography // Thursday, July 03, 2014
Italian photographer Julia Noni is creating high demand for her alluring images, seeping into the art world with stunning editorial photographs. Her series for Vogue Germany’s September 2013 issue showcases the photographer’s skilled use of graphic shadows and brilliant treatment of texture. The photos, featuring model Jeneil Williams, hold a slight delicacy with painterly natural accents and rich complimentary colors.

A look inside Adrain Chesser’s “The Return” published by Daylight Books

Photography // Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Since 2006, self-taught photographer Adrain Chesser has been documenting a group of individuals who live nomadically, travel with the seasons and exist untethered by current society. They aspire to have a symbiotic relationship with the earth, “the Mother,” and survive using traditional hunter-gatherer skills. 

Michael Lundgren's "Matter"

Photography // Wednesday, July 02, 2014
 “Embracing a minimalist approach, the images navigate an octave of duality—burial and emergence, solidity and transience, deep and shallow time—the life of cells and the life of stone. The sequence is structured on the connotation of the images, building tension through color relationships and oscillating into black-and-white to enhance and disturb picture logic,” says photographer Michael Lundgren. 

Acacia Johnson’s “Origins”

Photography // Wednesday, July 02, 2014
In her photographic series “Origins”, Acacia Johnson explores her roots through the landscape of her native state. The recent Rhode Island School of Design graduate and Alaska native has created a series that is both intimate and spacial. Johnson contrasts the vast and picturesque landscape with the close bond she has with her family in a way that draws the viewer into her world. 

Matthew Tammaro

Photography // Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Toronto raised, Los Angele-based photographer Matthew Tammaro works with color and composition in a manner that is strikingly unique. The artist initially pursued a degree in drawing and painting before dropping out for photography school, and his fine art background certainly makes sense after viewing his images. 

"Magnum Contact Sheets" @ Milk Gallery

Photography // Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Magnum Contact Sheets is a new exhibition at Milk Studios  that reveals how Magnum photographers have captured and edited their best shots from the 1930s to the present. The contact sheet, a direct print of a roll or sequence of negatives, is the photographer's first look at what he or she has captured on film, and provides a uniquely intimate glimpse into their working process.

The Polaroids of H.R. Giger

Photography // Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Since his passing, a collection of H.R. Giger’s personal polaroid snapshots have been self-published in book form and distibuted by Antenne Press. The artist, best known as the designer who created the creature in “Alien”, often personalized his polaroids by physically scratching them, adding a multidimensionality to the images. Many of Giger’s photographs depict the unique creations that he made for the many movies that he helped make famous. 

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