Stéphane Vereecken

"With my images of the Rabid Animals series, I explore the relationship between human beings and beasts; A realistic universe and also surreal - an image photographed and also painted and drawn. The drawings on the walls, the floor, and the body show an unfinished project of life."

Hotel Mutation 001 - Photograph 40 x 40 cm

Belgian photographer and artist, Stéphane Vereecken holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Academy of Brussels. He has been actively exhibiting from a young age in cultural centers and galleries in Brussels. Classical studies in several art academies and different media have allowed the artist to develop a multidisciplinary vision. His Rabid Animal series began in 1999. Vereecken photographs models and landscapes and follows on to draw a story on the wall and their bodies.  Each image creates a mystical, open-ended narrative and in the artist’s own words, they “tell an unfinished story…”.

Hotel Mutation 010 - Photograph 40 x 40 cm
Hotel Mutation 010 - Photograph 40 x 40 cm
Hotel Mutation 006 - Photograph 40 x 40 cm
Hotel Mutation 001 - Photograph 40 x 40 cm
The Garden - 001
Rabid Animals Series - Portrait 002
White Wall Series - 008
The Garden - 002
Rabid Animals Series - White Wall 012

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Michael Ian Goulding

"My work celebrates the beauty of the female form and spirit.  While my aesthetic sense springs from wonder at the variety and mystery of the body's physical reality, my photographs are primarily aimed at recording the beauty of the female form from an abstract point of view."

Amy XVII - Film Capture, 14 x 11 in. $300 (matted, unframed)

"I have been engaged in art for nearly my entire life. I have worked in a variety of media and focused on a number of subjects, all with the purpose of creating something beautiful. Ultimately that journey led me to focus on the beauty of the female form as viewed through black and white photography.

To me, the creation and sharing of art is fulfilling when it brings joy to others. I recall the first time that I exhibited my photography, a woman came up to me, referring to Stephanie I and said, "I enjoyed all of your works, but this one, this one is poetry." But perhaps my greatest fulfillment comes from working with those who model for me. While holding the newly matted and framed Carmen V, which was the payment Carmen elected to receive for modeling for me, she said, "I never knew how beautiful I was until I saw myself in your photographs."

I think the world would be a better place if we all focused more of our attention on creating and appreciating beauty. Although I greatly enjoy exhibiting my artwork, over the last few years, I have focused my attention on publishing my artwork in order to reach a wider audience with whom to share it. I thank Circle Foundation for the Arts for providing that opportunity.

My studio is located in the United States, in the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area. I have exhibited my artwork in venues across North America, Europe, and Asia. I have received multiple awards, and my artwork has been published in numerous publications on art or featuring art photography. My work has also been licensed for use by musical artists for compact disc covers and related promotional materials."

Aileen IV - Digital Capture, 11 x 14 in, $300 (matted, unframed)
Carmen V - Film Capture 14 x 11 in. $300 (matted, unframed)
Becky VII - Film Capture, 11 x 14 in. $300 (matted, unframed)
Stephanie I - Film Capture 14 x 11 in. $300 (matted, unframed)

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John Brooks Fine Art Photography

"My art explores the realationship of the viewer with the subject matter and attempts to expose what is not normally perceived. My years of study of architectural form through my work has shaped my perception of the subject. Many cultures and varieties of landscapes have influenced my work."

Boarded Up, Yucatan - Archival print 45 x 30 cm

John Brooks has practiced the art of photography since his teen years and has employed the full range of equipment and techniques in this art including processing his own films and printing his own images. Extensive use of film cameras across all formats and a wide range of digital equipment allows him to take on most subject matters with technical expertise. His main philosophy is that to create a good image a camera is unnecessary, but the eye and brain are the key essentials for composition and creativity. With numerous exhibitions of his work across the continents in recent years, he has accumulated over 10 international awards for his work.

"My work always reflects an emotional response to the subject matter. This is essential in the creation of any piece of art and without that, it becomes merely a pictorial photograph.

Originally working in monochrome as a preferred medium allowed me to concentrate on the composition of images in geometric terms. The transition to color was brought about by a shift in the art-form which arose in the 1960’s making me aware that creativity was also possible using color emulsions.

The usage of color transformed my work and added another dimension to the possibilities of creativity and focused on abstraction within the areas of urban and rural landscape influenced by the work of Harry Callahan and Joel Meyerowitz. This period of my work continues to the present time with studies in both the “Deadpan” and abstracted styles.

In the last ten years, some of my work has also been documentary and narrative and is representative of my extensive travels around the world.

Since 2011 I have explored new areas of image presentation through a constructivist approach involving re-imagined landscape. This is achieved by a multi-image capture of the subject and subsequently reconstructing it."

This Side, Not The Other - C-Print
Warehouse - Digital composite, archival print 60 x 45 cm
Westminster 3 - Digital composite, Giclee print 90 x 60 cm
Sea Cones, Yucatan, - Giclee print 45 x 30 cm

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Adele Venter

“In making the works of art, I create patterns which are printed, and then I incorporate three-dimensional elements into these settings. These images are then photographed using specific light sources in order to accentuate the layering of dimensions.”

Copper River - Photographic print 18 x 4 in. $320

"I studied Fine Art at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and specialized in Sculpture. Creating three-dimensional work was the start of my artistic career, and I admired the works of the ancients in fresco and high relief. When I immigrated to Canada, I was introduced to photography as a fine art medium. I became intrigued by flat art which uses stylistic elements that give the illusion of three dimensions. Fundamentally, my art has been evolving as a meeting ground between three-dimensionality and the more minimalistic flat art style, achieved through layering images by flattening and extruding dimensions. Narratives unfold within this new landscape with the thematic focus being on the interplay between people and the social and private environments in which they interact."

Red Windmill - Photographic print 22 x 13 in. $850
Three Ladies - Photographic print 22 x 13 in. $850
Pie - Photographic print 13 x 10 in. $560
Forest Walk - Photographic print 22 x 13 in. $850

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Manuel Morquecho

"My art follows a fine line that teeters on fantasy and reality, without the distortions caused by the passage of time and the changes in feelings. It captures both my interpretation of the world and my own realities while inviting the viewer to see his/her own world reflected in my images."

I Miss You, 2013 - Digital photograph 4/5, 42 x 40 in.

Originally from Mexico, Manuel made the jump to digital photography in 2009. He studied with Daniel Chauche and at La Fototeca in Guatemala City and at Boston University’s Center for Digital Imaging Arts in Washington DC (graduating in 2014). His main body of work focuses on exploring the urban landscape, the integration of the face and body into fine art, and fashion photography. In Washington, Manuel joined in 2013 the International Photographic Society (IPS) and was rookie of the year in the 2013-14 season and Photographer of the Year in 2015-16. He was awarded the 2016-2017 and 2017-18 Washington DC Government Art & Humanities Fellowship as well as the 2018-19 Circle Foundation for the Arts (CFA) Artist of the Year Award and Grant,  finalist certificate.

Manuel has done several solo and group exhibits in Guatemala City, Washington DC, including at the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, New York City (Foundation for the Arts, Onishi Gallery, and the Leslie-Lohman Museum), London’s Parallax Art Fairs and Italy’s 2018 Chianciano Art Biennale where he won the Leonardo First Prize for Photography and Digital Art. National Geographic and LensCulture have both recognized several of his images. In addition, Manuel has curated photography exhibitions, including IPS 50th Anniversary and published a book, Dialogue through Time, commemorating this anniversary.

Darkness, 2018 - Digital photograph 2/5, 24 x 18 in.
My Father's Flowers, 2018 - Digital photograph 2/5, 20 x 30 in.
My Memories, 2015 - Digital photograph 4/5, 34 x 40 in.
The Flowers, 2018 - Digital photograph 2/5, 20 x 30 in.

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Amir Chodorov

"Being a photographer for me is a kind of creation, every object exists out there for a long time. But my target is to bring the beauty, power, and something that "on the way" you were never going to see - what I called "The Full Picture."

Ground Zero Station NYC

Israeli photographer, Amir Chodorov has been shooting for more than 40 years. In his work, he deals with categories and in the last years, he has been focusing on special panoramas utilizing special techniques that he has created especially for shooting in challenging places.

Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jaffa Port Israel
Brooklyn Bridge NYC
Western Wall Jerusalem

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Martin Gaudreault

"I am passionate about the changing colors of the seasons. My photographs reflect the contemplation and appreciation of the landscapes of our environment. The capture of each moment becomes the testimony of my vision of the world in which we live."

Enchevêtrement Escher

"Prolific, Rene Richard is undoubtedly one of the Canadian painters (he was also a photographer ...) who best expressed the Nordicity, the solitude and the primitive life of the great territorial spaces marked out by the seasons. Being my great-uncle, I became aware of his influence on my photography through my various works expressing the diversity of Quebec landscapes. Passionate about the changing colors of the seasons, my photographs are a reflection of the contemplation and appreciation of the landscapes of our world. The capture of each moment becomes the testimony of my vision on the world in which we evolve.

In this perspective, my photographic works radiate as much in Canada as on other continents. The many international exhibitions in which I participate testify and contribute to my fame as an artist-photographer.

I chose as my subject the richness and diversity of Quebec's panoramas. They say of me, "a great poetry emerges from each of his clichés". They are the expression of the emotion I feel as I travel through these landscapes. My eye captures a moment, the light, a color, and each photograph presents my vision of the world: a peaceful, calm, happy and simple world."

Fusion Élémentaire
Spectacle Éternel
Mystique
Saint-Pétronille

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Jason M. Levi Imagery

“I light my photographs following the lighting technique of the great masters, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Goya, and Velazquez. My goal is to tell a story with each image and bring the viewer into the scene.  Also a cinematographer, l light all my pictures as motion picture scenes: dramatic.”

The Prairie - Digital photograph 20 x 30 in.

Jason Levi is an Italian-born photographer educated in the United States. Following his passion for photography, he returned to Europe where he owned and operated photographic studios in Barcelona, Spain and Rome, Italy. He was Salvador Dali’s personal photographer for several years, and photographer to the Spanish Royals, the Duke and Duchess Cadiz. He also was the official photographer of several mayors of Barcelona.

 

Sunset at Medicine Bow - Digital photograph 20 x 30 in.
The Tree - Digital photograph 156 x 20 in.
Sunset - Digital photograph 20 x 30 in.
Sunset at the North Head Lighthouse - Digital photograph 20 x 30 in.
Sunbeams at Cedar Breaks National Monument Color digital photograph
The Cedar Breaks National Monument, is an amphitheater composed of shale and sandstone that through millions of years of erosion has formed spires, or Hoodos, that raise like organ pipes above the ground. The process continues at the rate of 2 inches every 5 years. Truly a wonder of nature.
East of Eden Color digital photograph
The Killpecker Sand Dunes, east of Eden, Wyoming are the second largest sand dunes in the world; measuring three miles wide and seventy-five miles long.
The Sandstone Castle Color digital photograph
This a portion of a sandstone canyon in Northern Arizona that was formed by rain and wind over a period of millions of years. The only source of light is the sunlight that filters in through the narrow surface openings.
Lost Horizon Color digital photograph
An abstract, surreal interpretation of Leo Carrillo Beach north of Malibu, California.
Maroon Bells Color digital photograph
Situated 12 miles southwest of Aspen, Colorado is the area known as the Maroon Bells. The name derives from the two peaks seen in the background at over 9,000 feet above sea level in the Elk Mountains. It is most iconic scene in Colorado.

Since his return to the United States, Jason Levi specializes in landscape and portraiture photography. Many of his landscapes decorate several Best Western hotels, as well as offices and homes in over 233 locations throughout the United States. With over 35 years experience, in July of 2015 he was part of the juried Exposure Awards Invitational Exhibit at the Louvre Museum in Paris, and was the first photographer to have a solo exhibit at the Toledo Art Museum in Toledo, Ohio. In Arizona, where he resides, he has exhibited frequently the HQ Art Gallery, in Surprise, El Pedregal Art Gallery and Holland Art Gallery in Scottsdale, as well as a permanent rotating exhibit at the WHAM Art Center in Surprise, Arizona. His works have been on display at the Surprise City Hall Art Gallery, and at the City of Anthem Civic Center. He recently was the photographer for the BBC documentary, Mountain Men of America, filmed in Wyoming. He is also a Juried Member of both the Sonoran Arts League and the Arizona Art Alliance, as well as a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Jason Levi’s unique and original images take us on an adventurous journey to dramatic landscapes around the world as seen from the photographer's passionate eye and captured through his powerful perspective. Enjoy viewing and collecting these wonderful fine art photographs. 


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Christine Norton

“When you are quiet and observe everyday life there is drama and emotion even in stillness - that is the story my photography conveys."

New Earth II - Fine Art Photograph 15 x 23 in.

“I consider myself blessed to have had a mix of experiences: a father who was a professional photographer and worked with the renowned fashion photographer Norman Parkinson whose stories helped to open my eyes to the world; a large family with all the accompanying joys and challenges; 34 years of international development experience with the United Nations and an innate passion for travel and adventure. Together these experiences led me to photography as a form of expression for what I see around me. I practice documentary photography out of which I see, compose and develop pieces of fine art. Other amazing photographers have influenced my work including the advice in David Hurn's On Being a Photographer,  Robert Doisneau, workshops with National Geographic’s photographers like Raul Touzon, Arthur Meyerson and Sebastian "Suki" Belaustegui. More recently, I have enjoyed the generosity of Robert Rodriguez Jr. and his beautifully lit and textured landscapes. My work is a mosaic of influences, lessons, social development experiences and life in general. My photography is in progress as there is so much more to see and learn.”

Into the Mist - Fine Art Photograph 16 x 24 in.
Waiting for Fish - Fine Art Photograph 16 x 16 in.
New Earth III - Fine Art Photograph 16 x 24 in.
New Earth I - Fine Art Photograph 16 x 24 in.

Christine Norton was born in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, where she recently returned to, after living and working for years in many countries around the world. She is a member of Art Society of Trinidad and Tobago, Board Member (Special Projects), Trinidad and Tobago Photographic Society and her images have been published internationally, notably by National Geographic Traveler UK, and in UNICEF’s State of the World’s Children publication. Norton earned her BA from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Psychology and French) and her Master of Law and Science: Intellectual Property from the University of London, Queen Mary College, London, UK.

Morning Prayer, Nikon D810, Original 7360 x 4912 px
Varanasi Dhobi, Nikon D810, Original 7360 x 4912 px
Varanasi Boatman, Nikon D810, Original 7258 x 4912 px
Varanasi Vendor, Nikon D810, Original 5661 x 3264 px
On the Way to Spiritual Baptism, Nikon D810, Original 5000 x 3321 px

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GOLDYN

Cherchez La Femme, 2016 Digital Photograph Museum Archive Quality print on Hahnemühler Etching paper, Limited Edition of 3, 90 x 60 cm

Born in 1974, in Myszkow, Poland, GOLDYN (Ph.D.) is a Munich-based artist. After graduating from the  Institute of Fine Arts in Czestochowa, Poland she continued her studio studies at the Wroclaw (Breslau) Academy of Fine Arts. She obtained her Doctorate degree in Painting and Sculpture from E. Geppertaa Fine Arts Academy in Wroclaw (Breslau) and since 2007, GOLDYN is the owner and professor of Studio Zeiler, one of the older private drawing and painting studios in Munich. In 2015, GOLDYN received 1st place award at 10-9 Nano Art Competition in Paris, and in 2017 the Milan International Award, the GOYA Art Award in Barcelona, The Caravaggio Art Award in Rome and many more. She has recently exhibited at Art Expo New York, the MEAM Museum in Barcelona and Galerie Roi Doré, Paris. GOLDYN is a multidisciplinary artist with a contemporary practice that bends and blends the line between visual and performance art, fusing traditional imagery and new age visual semiotics.

Barbie with Cigarette I, 2015 Photograph Museum Archive Quality print on Hahnemühler Etching paper, Limited Edition of 3, Print size may vary

Barbie with Cigarette II, 2015

Photograph Museum Archive Quality print on Hahnemühler Etching paper, Limited Edition of 3, 140 x 110 cm

Barbie with Cigarette III, 2015

Photograph Museum Archive Quality print on Hahnemühler Etching paper, Limited Edition of 3, 140 x 110 cm

Nano Head, 2015 Digital Photograph Museum Archive Quality print on Hahnemühler Etching paper, Limited Edition of 3, 40 x 60 cm

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