“To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.”— Elliott Erwitt

Photographer Interview: Jessica Summers

Firstly, can you briefly describe who you are and what you do. I am a photographic artist, creating images that stimulate the imagination. I use source material collected over many years in a variety of different ways, to create images with and without a camera. You say that you’ve always been interested in collecting curiosities from nature, and [...]

Photographer Interview: Julia Borissova

What are the themes of your artistic work and what inspires you?  What the image will be always depends on the theme which I explore. Listening to myself, I find something that resonates in me, some images, and I start working on their visualisation. Most of all I’m interested in the relationships between photography and time, memory, archive, death, spac[...]

Back to the Base. The Photography of Valerio Platania

In his series, BASE, Platania looks at the connection between people and their environment, focusing on a specific kind of urban space, that of shopping malls and industrial parkways. These non-places reveal in strong colours and prefabricated materials the dissolution of the discreet and of the chaotic potential of public spaces. Trapped in this type of ano[...]

Photographer Interview: Julian Wakeling

What inspires you in photography, what are your themes? I’m inspired by city streets in sunlight: light, colour, form. The best ones are the ones that have the potential to yield the kind of images I like. It would be hard to say which comes first – the immediate appeal of the subject matter or the idea of what sort of image that can be created from it. The[...]

Photographer Interview: Sinziana Velicescu

Firstly, tell us about who you are and what you do. Explain your practice in a nutshell. I am a photographer and filmmaker from Los Angeles California. My photography explores human intervention in nature within landscapes that have undergone political, social, or environmental change. I also direct music videos and make live action content for an arc[...]

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