The Fairy Tales of Abandoned Places

The greek photographer Lena Siopi from Thessaloniki has a special affinity: taking photos of ruins and abandoned places: homes, hospitals, factories, hotels, train stations… Inside these places she stands for a while and wait. For the air noises, the whispers of the souls that have passed through. Then she starts

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Poetry in the dark

Maria Serra’s images are always dark, tragic and dramatic as they depict a constrained, oppressed and fragile femininity. However, the composition and the use of unusual props lend them a poetic quality. As so, they tell the stories of the inner world of the artist. Maria is unafraid to show

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Sea of Serenity

The common purpose of art and science is to find the truth. That’s what Bernd Walz has been doing for all his life with photography. As a scientist Bernd Walz used photography only for documentary purposes to find the truth of nature. Since almost 12 years he has been enjoying

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When an image is a story

Hardship and joy. Victory and loss. Peace and war. Pedro Mesquita has witnessed all through his life as a radio reporter. But words alone could not help him tell the stories he wanted to tell. Then came photography. With his lens, Pedro Mesquita seeks, above all, details and listen to people, to

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When someone does a journey

This is how a folk song by Matthias Claudius begins. What almost Alexander von Humboldt in 1799 and since then countless tourists have been driving to the island of Tenerife can only be circumscribed by desire and curiosity. This also came over the photographer Stefan Zimmermann of these series of 21 infrared-stylized images. Tourist

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Centrum mundi by Rui Morão

They are places. But we don’t know where, as there is no horizon. Still they reflect the world, even without much context. They are places that we occupied. In time and space. Things happened around us. Things we have left in this world, which becomes the world of Rui Morão.

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Stillness in the flow of time

Minimalism, both as a philosophy of art and life, has deeply influenced  George Digalakis’s work. He draws inspiration from various objects: the sea, the sky and from his emotional response to them. It is in the simple feelings that they evoke – vastness, quietness, tranquillity, symmetry, and balance—in that he finds

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The human theatre by Johan Lindell

For Johan Lindell from Sweden, life is a theatre, we are actors and the world is the stage. So we participate in this eternal play both consciously and unconsciously with our own expressions, feelings and movements. However, unlike normal theatrical plays in which things are repeated each day, in this play of life,

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Life in Far East

In this series, Dino Morri, an Italian photographer, takes us to Far East. To the countries of the sun, of humidity, of abundance. With his dramatic style, he shows us the colorful life of these exotic lands and above all, sheds some light on the human conditions of the people

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The Daily Psychedelic

This color series by Jack Savage is indebted to his record collecting past, and love of Psychedelic and Progessive music from the late 1960’s and early 1970’s. Again – as a certified Adobe expert in Photoshop CC – Photomanipulation again features heavily. His intentions were to push the boundaries of

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A different reality

The Italian photographer Domenico Masiello has been creating another reality from the reality with his digitally edited B&W photos. He usually takes out architecture landmarks and makes them extremely three-dimensional. By doing so, he gives them different emotional connections than what we used to have with those monuments. His photos

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Contemporary Photographic Film Noir

The thematic intentions of Jack Savage behind the series POSTNOIRISMS, is the creation of: ‘’An Imagined future for contemporary British, Photographic Film Noir’’, blending sci-fi with the more traditional noiristic elements of mystery, femme faltales, inescapable darkness, menace, and murderous plotlines.’’ Post Noirisms is the follow up to his critically

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Definitive Ambiguities

As the contemporary photographic world moves as if in fast forward, this series from Jack Savage is committed to the power of memory, and the haunting events of our shared cinematic past. The title ‚Definitive Ambiguities‘ is as Hitchcockian as it implies. Studio lighting and models appear mysterious, dark, seductive

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