Inspiring archive for 2016-04-20

Photographer Spotlight: Kyle Thompson

(4 years ago)
Selection of self-portraits by Portland-based photographer Kyle Thompson (click here for previous post). More images below.

Artist Blake Rayne’s “Almanac”

(4 years ago)
Strangely satisfying felt book sculpture of the lowercase letter ‘a’ by American artist Blake Rayne. “Almanac” was conceived virtually, then physically cut and rearranged as a commentary on processes of translation and communication in the modern world. See more images below.

Self-Portraits by 87-Year-Old Photographer Kimiko Nishimoto

(4 years ago)
Kimiko Nishimoto learned how to use a camera for the first time at the age of 71 and even furthered her skills by taking courses on digital editing to manipulate her images. While she mostly focuses on still life and nature … Continue reading →

Kickstarter of the Day: Stronger Shines the Light Inside

(4 years ago)
While Los Angeles-based photographer Angie Smith has shot for the likes of The New Yorker and New York Times, her latest project is for Boise, Idaho — specifically, the dozens of refugees who have resettled in the area. The proposed project, Stronger Shines the … Continue reading →

Passion: let me not beg for the stilling of my pain

(4 years ago)
EM PORTUGUES> Ní£o me deixe implorar para acalmar a minha dor EN ESPANOL >> No me dejes pedir alivio para mi dolor _________________________________________ “Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, but for the heart to conquer […]

“Paper Cuts” by Artist Winnie Truong

(4 years ago)
New work by our friend Toronto-based artist, Winnie Truong, who we’ve featured many times before (click here for previous posts). “Paper Cuts” was created during her Doris McCarthy artist residency at Fools Paradise this past Winter. Really cool to see … Continue reading →