Petites Natures #23 - Floral Photograph(238 views)
Description: Belgian photographer Isabelle Menin creates portraits of flowers that are not only gorgeous in form and color, but also uniquely expressive. Fresh blossoms and withering blooms melt into each other in dreamy washes of color and hazy drips and swirls. Hues and flowers are reflected in pools of water, as forms disintegrate and reappear in trickles and indistinct glimmers of light. The resulting images are breathtaking interplays of light and shadow, form and reflections, and breathtaking colors and textures. Looking at Menin's vibrant and organic work, it isn't surprising to learn that she has a background in painting. After working with paint for over a decade, the artist turned to digital photography instead. With rich colors, bold textures, and a stunning abstract quality, her creations look more like masterful illustrations and paintings than conventional photographs. Part of this is due to the digital manipulation that Menin loves using to transform and blend photos in order to create her beautifully moody images. Menin calls her work "inland photographs and disordered landscapes" in reference to the strange complexity of nature, which reminds her of human complexity. She says, "The uncontrolled forces, the shapes’ complexity, the interweavings and the synergy of the elements, they all look to me like a mirror of human spirit. We are no straight lines, we are like nature, a very large network of interferences that work together to produce something which sometimes looks accomplished and then gets destroyed in a perpetual coming and going between order and disorder." In the past five years, Isabelle Menin has had numerous exhibitions in Europe and internationally -both at art fairs and museums.
Condition Report: excellent
Dimensions: 19.7 x 15.4
Artist or Maker: Isabelle Menin
Medium: Digital C-Print
We currently offer UPS, FedEx and USPS shipping solutions, making it possible to ship to virtually any address in the world. Shipping fees are based on the Destination, Package weight and dimensions, Shipping Service selected, and Insured value. Framed Items and Oversized items are subject to additional shipping and handling fees. All Shipping Fees are subject to change.
Attention International Buyers – Please Note: Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.
Delivery time averages 5 to 10 business days for domestic ground delivery once your order is placed. Please allow some time to process and assemble your order before it is actually shipped. Please also note that shipping time is not the same as total delivery time.
In the event that one or more items in your order are out-of-stock at the time of fulfillment, Customer Service will then inform you of the item(s) unavailable at the time of shipping at which time further options will be discussed regarding the backordered item(s).
If you have any further questions about shipping and delivery, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 347.244.1052