The contemporary German artist Astrid Klein is mostly known for her mixed medium work, ranging from painting, collage photography, and installation. A true experimental artist, Klein is one of the few distinguished female artists in the world.
It was in 1978 when Klein came to the limelight. Considered as a pioneer of experimental, large-format photography meshed with images from newspapers, prints, and magazines. She referred to this images as "photoworks", a distinction from mere photographs, and the technique resulted in transformed darkroom-processed images. as she questions the accuracy of photography as a documentary medium while centralizing the theme of human tragedy.
Collages are important to her work, highly influenced by the French New Wave and the genre of the photo-novel, Klein continues to tackle political issues and women issues in society. See more of her hybrid works in Astrid Klein at the Deichtorhallen in Hamburg, running through September 2.
French visual artist and photographer Laura Bonnefous shot her series, DAILY TOTEM, with the Lomo'Instant Square. In her photographs, she misappropriates everyday objects to compose surrealist images in her atelier studio.
As a pioneer of European photography aesthetics, Adolphe Braun was also an innovator of reproduction techniques which advanced the field of art history. Here is a comprehensive display of his oeuvre and how he influenced early photography.
Photography as a medium evolved more than just as a way of documenting and capturing real life. It became an avenue for creation and release of fiction. In Erika Zolli's photography, she translates her cognitions into surreal images.
Adrian Piper is known as a mixed medium artist known for tackling socio-political issues regarding gender, race, class, and identity. This show at the Museum of Modern Art explores her retrospective on photo-collage and drawing.
Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, the Lomography Gallery NYC is always showing something amazing. Here we meet Vienna-born artist and illustrator Peter Phobia, whose exhibition Lost and Found playfully integrated instant photography, text and drawing. Learn more in this exclusive interview!
Lomographer Renata Duan is passionate Lomographer and artist who pursues her craft no matter where it takes her. She combines her love for photography and painting into an intriguing project. Get to know her and get a glimpse of her lomographs turned paintings in this interview.
Being an agent in Milano for several accessories and design brands and an enthusiastic Lomographer herself, Elisa Maccario has a lot of experience with visual communication and photography. She just established her new showroom in Milano to help brands show their creations to the rest of the world. Meet our new TEN AND ONE Awards Judge!
This lightweight and compact Art Lens System is three prime lenses in one. Shoot with a fixed focal length of 35mm, 50mm or 80mm and experiment with a wide range of f/stops and special aperture plates to achieve countless creative styles. Available in Canon EF, Nikon F or Pentax K mount! Now available for regular purchase!
Combining his love for creative photography and a passion to live life to the fullest, Louis Dazy creates some of the most beautiful images we have ever seen on film. Learn more about his craft and the ideals he swears by in this short interview.
Mariana Dias is a talented photographer and a skilled artist. She makes dramatic images thru means of hiding and revealing telling elements. Learn more about her work and process in this quick interview.
March marks the observance of Women's History Month. Let us celebrate by looking into the craft of amazing women all over the world who triumphs photography. For this interview, we go all the way to Singapore for a quick chat with photographer and visual artist Marisse Caine.