Delaney Allen’s mystic photographic oeuvre

Delaney Allen’s alluring art practice consists of the capture of photographs of landscape, still life, and the self portrait, implementing intricate focus on texture and composition from the world around her. Allen’s landscapes stand out immediately in their ephemeral notions. Seeing  the artist’s images, one sees things that they normally wouldn’t experience, even if they were…

Polarity by Jonas Larsson Folkeson

Swedish photographer Jonas Folkeson takes the most infinitely ephemeral moments and encloses them within his stark, pouring images. The artist captures his work in a manner that allows the viewer to share the experience as if they were present and close with the subject. This series of work makes no attempt to define anything, to…

Streetside contemporary photography by Bert Danckaert

Working out of his native Antwerp, Belgium, photographer Bert Danckaert has made a name for himself with his incredible street side photographs. His photographs are special in that they mimic with texture and color different fields that we have become accustomed to in painting, but not in traditional photography. It’s almost as if Danckaert sees…

Alternative abstract photography by Tatiana Gulenkina

Russian-born photographer Tatiana Gulenkina pushes contemporary abstraction in the photographic medium with every one of her projects. The one primarily featured here consists of long-exposure shots of large bodies of colored ice, melting over a six hour period. As Gulenkina works with both traditional darkroom methods of photo capturing as well as more modern methods,…

Miyazawa Masaaki’s infrared photography

Photographer and film director Miyazawa Masaaki has taken the medium of image capturing and continuously pushed and pulled at its limits and opportunities in both experimentation and industry. This particular series of the artist’s work highlights an infrared method of photography that puts a unique aura over images taken in its format. The stark blacks…

Joanna Szproch’s impassioned photography

Polish-born, German-based photographer and mother Joanna Szproch has refined and transformed her contemporary style as she expresses the beauty found in the spaces between vulgarity and innocence, the blunt and nonchalant. Szproch applies a flurry of polishing, light colors to set the mood for the beautiful variety of texture found within her work. The artist’s…

Pineum’s rippling abstract translations

Pineum is a design studio based in Warsaw, founded by Ewa Doroszenko and Jacek Doroszenko, one specializing in graphic design and the other in fine art. Together they work for a range of clients, focusing on visual identity, web design, graphics and photography. They work with brands and agencies on big and smaller projects developing sophisticated…

Aso Mohammadi’s bursting photographs

Aso Mohammadi is a Swiss-based artist who left his home of Kurdistan in Iran as a young child. He started practicing photography at the age of 15. He became bored with black and white photography and portraiture that he was being taught at the time and began to experiment personally with very bright compositions and…

Poetic photography from Polish artist Janek Zamoyski

A native of Warsaw, Janek Zamoyski plies his trade as a contemporary photographer in the world of fine art. His works begin to envelop the gap between painting and the photographic process by composing images that guide the mind toward the abstract. The more time spent looking at these photographs, the more compelling they become….

Installations of process and memory by Haydn Albrow

London-based artist Haydn Albrow demonstrates her exploration of material and our somewhat futile process of remembering an ephemeral moment. Albrow studies and “captures” the fleeting aspect of memories by transferring photographic images onto different materials through different mediums that bring out spotty and colorful results. Recently, the artist has created plaster casts of ordinary photographic prints and…

Exclusive shadedminds interview with photographer Doug Tolman

Doug Tolman is a young photographer based in Salt Lake City, Utah who uses traditional photo developing techniques to add an incredibly raw feeling to his specially captured meetings between perception and nature. The artist created his latest body of work in an extensive trip through Central America with which he hoped to spark a…

Insightful and personal photography from Mona Kuhn

Born in Brazil to parents of German heritage, photographer Mona Kuhn has since relocated to the United States where she received her formal training in the art world and currently resides and works. Kuhn is most widely recognized for her large-scale dreamlike photographs that oftentimes depict the human form. The artist has an unusual approach…