Posts tagged "photography"
Stockholm Design Week goes "Underverk"

Stockholm Design Week goes “Underverk”

During the soon upcoming Stockholm Design Week, a new and alternative fair will see the light of day – the Guerilla Design and Art Week.  The collaborative online art and design platform, UNDERVERK is hosting the event that takes place in the same period as the regular design festival, from 4 to 10 February. The...
Film photos from the past brought back to its original location

Film photos from the past brought back to its original location

FILMography is a great site with film photos from the past brought back to the original location. The writer Christopher Moloney has been walking around the streets of New York looking for spots where movies have been filmed. He’s then holding up a picture from the film and takes a photo where so the picture...
Zander Olsen creates a visual relationship between trees and the line of the horizon

Zander Olsen creates a visual relationship between trees and the line of the horizon

Zander Olsen is an interesting welsh-born photographer now working out of London. His photography has been widely published in both national and architectural press. We like his Tree, Line project very much; ‘wrapping’ of trees with white material to construct a visual relationship between tree and the line of the horizon. These works was carried...
The White Briefs teams up with Peter Lindbergh for J.Lindeberg

The White Briefs teams up with Peter Lindbergh for J.Lindeberg

A photographic journey  shot by legendary photographer Peter Lindbergh, captured in a poetically visual book served as the foundation for a new collaboration between the Swedish fashion brand J.Lindeberg and The White Briefs. In our world in constant turmoil, even the silence can be raging. Here, such stillness is captured as part of an encounter between visionaries,...
Leica X2 - a classic camera in both looks and feel

Leica X2 – a classic camera in both looks and feel

Leica has released the X2, a new addition to the X-line of compact digital cameras. At David Report we have tried the predecessor called X1 a couple of times and have always been happy with the quality it delivers. The new X2 is handmade at Leica’s headquarters in Germany, and features a new APS-C-format professional CMOS...
A delightfully quirky gallery

A delightfully quirky gallery

In November 2010 Heli Mäenpää, Creative Director of leading Finnish photography agency Viewmasters in Helsinki received a very to the point email from long-time partner Nokia: “Do you have any ideas for Helsinki World Design Capital?”. “We have one. But it´s a good one” Heli replied. Last week, I attended the opening of new gallery...
Exhibition setting by Fabio Novembre for Steve McCurry at MACRO museum

Exhibition setting by Fabio Novembre for Steve McCurry at MACRO museum

Italian designer Fabio Novembre has created an exhibition setting for the solo exhibition dedicated to Steve McCurry at the MACRO Museum in Rome, Italy. The setting is inspired by the nomads’ village with structures that merge with the aim to restore that sense of solidarity that you can breathe in McCurry’s photos. The exhibition setting...
Klaus Enrique Gerdes' recreation of the work by the artist Arcimboldo

Klaus Enrique Gerdes’ recreation of the work by the artist Arcimboldo

During a photo shooting of a human eye that was peeking out amongst hundreds of leaves, it occurred to photographer Klaus Enrique Gerdes that he could actually utilize leaves to construct portraits or masks. He researched what other artists had created along these lines and discovered Giuseppe Arcimboldo, who made paintings with this concept in mind over...
Sol LeWitt on the walls of the Lower East Side

Sol LeWitt on the walls of the Lower East Side

Morgans Hotel Group and Paula Cooper Gallery have just announced a permanent outdoor installation of photographs by Sol LeWitt at Mondrian SoHo, entitled: SOL LEWITT: On the Walls of the Lower East Side. The installation on the wall of Mondrian SoHo (150 Lafayette Street) consists of 120 photographs of New York’s Lower East Side taken by LeWitt...
Travel snapshots from around the world

Travel snapshots from around the world

We have been travelling quite extensively lately and have just touched base again. Hence a bit slow on updates lately. We have been invited to do keynote presentations, been part of visitor programs, jury and curator work, moderating and chairman assignments, facilitator of workshops and also some events of our own. These activities during the last...