Evening on the North Shore
Clarence Gagnon - 1924
National Gallery of Canada - Ottawa (Canada)
but when will they go back to attacking the titan
Shae’s photographic practice uses painted photography, a technique employed toadd colour to photographs before colour processing was invented.
In a world where images can be digitally manipulated, finding a photographer’s
practice that explores alternative methods is rare and really refreshing. Her painted
photographs seem mythical, situating models in an eerie and beautiful wilderness.Such an amazing artist!
red girl blue bird (I want a little bird so badly)
Girl With Cherries (detail); attributed to Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis (circa 1455-after 1508), but possibly by Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio (1467–1516)
oil on wood, c. 1491-5
"Girl with Cherries […] shows an artist grappling with Leonardo’s ideas and technique […] The vibrant sense of life in her curls is a testament to Leonardo’s love of the movement of hair, which he saw as similar to water currents and other paradigms of motion and which he studied in many drawings." [source]
*pedals away from bad vibes*