Tag: photography

Ben Zank’s Surrealism

Ben Zank’s Surrealism

| November 1, 2018

Words by Jo McTavish SURREAL and conceptual artist and photographer Ben Zank, caught our attention last year with his incredible forward thinking series of images, so today we celebrate once again this amazing artist through his visionary pieces of art… Born in New York, Ben Zank currently lives in Auckland while practising his creative passion […]

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The Surreal World’s Of Alix Jacops

The Surreal World’s Of Alix Jacops

| March 29, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish “SEXUALITY is the strongest force in human beings. To be born with a forbidden sexuality must be agonizing.”   – Lars von Trier Alix Jacops from Antwerp, Belgium is a young photographer, especially known for her abstract studio photography. Her passion lays in photographing people in a staged environment. Instead of capturing reality, she creates a […]

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Invisible Monsters By Emanuela D’Ambrosi

Invisible Monsters By Emanuela D’Ambrosi

| February 28, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish [NSFW] AFTER departing her studies in psychology, Emanuela D’ambrosi practised what she loved, focusing on the human body brining two mediums together to create such unique photographs. Based in Italy, “D’ambrosi’ majored in photography at the European Institute of Design in Rome, where she is now an advertising, fashion, portraits and […]

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Photography: My Journey Pt 3

Photography: My Journey Pt 3

| February 19, 2016

Words(unfortunately) by Ryan Grice THE financial disparity of Europe, self-portraits, and hardcore nudity…  I have no idea what I was thinking when I chose the title for this series of articles. Sure, it’s relatively explanatory of the content, but like a bad MSN chat handle, for example sk8er_boi@hotmail.com(true story), it has to linger and be […]

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Anemites | Kátharsis

Anemites | Kátharsis

| January 30, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish ANEMITES is a self-taught fine art photographer whose latest series of conceptual self-portraits bring deep meaning in a purifying, emotional and challenging way. Also known as Luciana Rodriguez, this Córdoba (Argentina) based artist has a brilliant and powerful eye when it comes to photography. Her collection of self-portraits explores a purgative […]

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Friday Favourites: 4 Fashion/Beauty Photographers To Fall In Love With

Friday Favourites: 4 Fashion/Beauty Photographers To Fall In Love With

| August 7, 2015

Words by Miranda Hine IN the excitement of fashion, make-up and hair and stunning models that goes into an editorial shoot, the art of the editorial photographer is often forgotten. This breed of photographer has the challenge of making what’s in front of them immediately striking. These four photographers achieve that in all of their works, […]

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The Human Pantones Of Angélica Dass

The Human Pantones Of Angélica Dass

| July 14, 2015

Words by Miranda Hine IS life really as simple as black and white? Angélica Dass devotes her artistic practice to attempting to answer this question. Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1979, Dass is a photographic and video artist who documents notions of ethnic and cultural identity. Her project Humanae, which Dass began when she was […]

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The Porn Art Movement

The Porn Art Movement

| July 6, 2015

Words by Miranda Hine WHAT’S the difference between pornography and some works of art? It’s a question that keeps coming up as contemporary art continues to push boundaries and focus on issues of sexuality and the human body. Throughout history, art has always had overlaps with pornography. In the Renaissance, artists would paint mysterious nudes for […]

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In Profile: Birdy Peacock

In Profile: Birdy Peacock

| June 27, 2015

WHO are you? My name is Megan Peacock although my friends gave me the nickname of “Birdy.” I am a photographer in Brisbane, Australia. My business name is Birdy Peacock. WHAT is your work about? My work is about many different things depending on the series you are looking at. My most recent series is […]

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Shashin: Watashi no Tabi Pt.2

Shashin: Watashi no Tabi Pt.2

| June 26, 2015

Words by Ryan Grice WE finished with me having put aside the little scandanavian gem in favour of two new cameras manufactured by a more contemporary nation of noteworthy skill: Japan. The Sony a7 was the new kid on the block in the digital full frame world and not everyone was taking it entirely seriously; it […]

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