Enredarse en las redes sociales

En los últimos años las redes sociales se han convertido en un universo paralelo. Ahí todo es posible, o eso parece… ¿De que hablo? En las redes sociales cada persona puede construir una imagen nueva, fabulosa, interesante y envidiable, que, en la mayoría del las veces no tiene nada que ver con la realidad. Así…

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Curious Perspectives

During the last year(s) all kinds of geometric art and design became quite popular. All this fantasy design with howling wolves and imaginary landscapes we remember from the 90ies are now experiencing a mash-up with sacred geometry. Even photography picks up that topic and breeds some beautiful work, for example, the series Curious Perspectives by…

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La vida auténtica de México

México it´s not only about beautiful beaches, Speedy Gonzales and huge sombreros, we all know that. So there are many other sides of this magical country we´ll probably never get to see with our own eyes because it´s not easy to access and dangerous to go there as a non-Mexican. Thats´why I think México City-born…

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In Transition

Dealing with the mental process of transition, L.A.-based photographer Lauren Marsolier united a selection of 50 photos during the last couple of years. These photos, taken in Europe and the USA, are dealing with a transitional phase called gestalt change; when you be in a place you know but can´t really identify. Bottom line: Us…

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New blood from Eastern Europe…

… And I gladly accepted this generous gift from Russia. Young photographer Maksim Babenko (a.k.a. Максим Бабенко) just joined the well-blended group of contemporary artists, to make it even more eclectic. His work is characterized by sharp contrasts and an edgy point of view. Arising from his inner state of mind and provoked by the…

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It´s just an illusion…

What a fantastic series by Pol Úbeda Hervàs. „I´m not there“ brings up a fundamental question: Who am I? And the artist´s answer to that question are these images showing a guy who only consists of his own shadow. The sneakers remain as a reminder that there´s actually something more than just the shadow or…

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Picasso draws with light

Even though this blog focuses on emerging and new art, there are still some great artists that did back one-of-a-kind work back in the days that I´d like to mention too. So today´s post is about a photographer, that got famous more than 60 years ago: Light painter Gjon Mili. He and his unique photo…

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