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.
Documentary about Phtographers: Jock Sturges - AMADELIO FILMS
Official Site for Documentaries about Photographers like Jock Sturges, Oleg Videnin, Evgeny Mokhorev, Elinor Carucci, Traci Matlock and some more. Watch.
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 an apprentice at the Art Ironworks and Foundry in Mägdesprung, Germany, where he studied sculpture and iron casting. He then moved to Berlin to study at the School of the Museum of Decorative Arts (Kunstgewerbemuseum). In 1890 Blossfeldt received a scholarship to study in Rome under Moritz Meurer, a decorative artist and professor of…
as born in Schiele, Harz, Germany. He worked as an apprentice in an artistic form of iron casting at the iron foundry in Mägdesprung between 1881 and 1883; and studied art at the Institute of Royal Arts and Museum (later named College of Fine Arts, or Hochschule für Bildende Künste) in Berlin between 1884 and 1890. In 1890-1896 he participated in a project in Italy, run by Moritz Meurer, collecting plant material for drawing classes. During this period Blossfeldt started systematically…
Specialised in macrophotography, everyday garden flowers are presented in such a way that their rhythmic forms are emphasised to the extreme and the plants take on new and exotic characteristics. It was his firm belief that only through the close study of the intrinsic beauty present in natural forms, that...
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KARL BLOSSFELDT - Works
A teacher by trade, Karl Blossfeldt's unique sense for beautifully simple design and his attention to detail has helped cement his name at the centre or Modernist art.