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Date archives Νοέμβριος 2015

Interviews

Sharon Core – Still life photography

Sharon Core – Still life photography

Interview

At a first glance Sharon Core’s still life contemporary images impress us with their exact likeness to known still life paintings and their true faithfulness to the genre’s history and tradition; we are amazed however once we realize that her works are photographs of real life compositions entirely created by her! And we mean entirely! From the plants grown, the food cooked and the cakes baked… to the furniture found, constructed and arranged… all in order to reproduce the already existing paintings through her camera lens!

In her two major projects the Theibaud series and Early American that resulted in series of photographs, Core managed to painstakingly re-produce the real life subject matter of two American still life painters’ compositions, Wayne Thiebaud’s and Raphaelle Peale’s, and photograph them!

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Interviews

Sharon Core – Still life photography

Sharon Core – Still life photography

Interview

At a first glance Sharon Core’s still life contemporary images impress us with their exact likeness to known still life paintings and their true faithfulness to the genre’s history and tradition; we are amazed however once we realize that her works are photographs of real life compositions entirely created by her! And we mean entirely! From the plants grown, the food cooked and the cakes baked… to the furniture found, constructed and arranged… all in order to reproduce the already existing paintings through her camera lens!

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Geoform – The Contemporary Geometric Art’s dynamically expanding project!

Geoform

Geoform is an online scholarly resource and curatorial project whose focus is the use of geometric form and structure in contemporary abstract art being made by artists from around the world.

Geoform explores, documents and celebrates the rich diversity of style and aesthetic intent that characterizes this broad vein of contemporary non-objective abstraction. Such diversity attests to the profound resonance that geometric form and structure have had for people across time and place.

Geoform is edited by an artist, Julie Karabenick, and has been online since May, 2005.

Julie Karabenick talked to Eleni Zymaraki Tzorzi.

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Robert McCabe, Mycenae 1954. To Katamesimero

Robert McCabe, Mycenae 1954. To Katamesimero

Athens Art Gallery

Sometimes you need someone else’s glance to see the beauty of your own life.

Robert McCabe’s photos of Greece’s past, its landscape and people, captured and indeed preserved the beauty and purity of a bygone era.

American acclaimed photographer Robert McCabe visited Greece many years ago and as he says «I came to Greece for vacation in the summer of 1954 and in reality I never left».

Athens Art Gallery invites us to witness the uniqueness of his work through the exhibition Robert McCabe, Mycenae 1954. To Katamesimero, which will last from the 3rd of November until the 5th of December 2015.

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