Karl Blossfeldt - Iain Claridge
Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932) was a German instructor of sculpture and a self-taught photographer, who used his photographs of plant studies to educate his students about design elements in nature. “The plant never lapses into mere arid functionalism; it fashions and shapes according to logic and suitability, and with its primeval force compels everything to attain …
Get Inspired! 7 Current Photo Exhibits
The best way for me to dive further into photography or just refresh my creative mojo is to get into the calm, curated space of a fine art museum. There’s so many wonderful photo driven shows around the country now, many of them coming down Monday. So bring your sketchpad and get lost in some remarkable images that will inspire your own photography. There are contemporary and historical artists showing all over the country in photo shows right now.
Biography: Fine Art / Botanical photographer Karl Blossfeldt
Karl Blossfeldt (1865 - 1932) was a German photographer, sculptor, teacher, and artist who worked in Berlin, Germany. In 1881 Blossfeldt began his studies as
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Карл Блоссфельд был фотографом, скульптором, преподавателем и художником. Он работал в Германии в начале прошлого века, в эпоху Ар Нуво. Его фотографии, давно ставшие редкостью, биологически точны и прекрасны одновременно. Рассматривая их, понимаешь,...
Up close and beautiful: Karl Blossfeldt's plants at the Whitechapel – in pictures
Blossfeldt's unique plant portraits were shot with homemade cameras at the junction of the art nouveau and Modernist periods – and ushered in new approaches to both modern art and photography