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Five For Friday #122

“It is what I was born for – to look, to listen, to lose myself inside this soft world – to instruct myself over and over… ” – Mary Oliver Ronnie Goodman is an artist, a runner, and he is also homeless. He has lived under Highway 101 in San Francisco for the past two years, but […]

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Five For Friday #121

“How can you know what you’re capable of if you don’t embrace the unknown?” – Esmeralda Santiago There is nothing like nature to make us, as humans, feel small and insignificant. Bored Panda put together this wonderful group of images showing people looking almost miniature when compared to their surroundings. We are not as important […]

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John Chervinsky

Five For Friday #108

“On certain occasions art can shake very ordinary spirits, and whole worlds can be revealed by its clumsiest interpreters.” – Gustave Flaubert Studio Physics is a series by John Chervinsky studying the passing of time. After composing and photographing a still life, he then sends that image to a painting factory in China where an anonymous artist will […]

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Suzanne Heintz

Five For Friday #95

“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.” – C. JoyBell C. Denver-based photographer and art director Suzanne Heintz was fed up with people asking her when she was going to get married. Her solution, to buy mannequins of a husband and child […]

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Carl Warner

Five For Friday #69

“I am not interested in rules or conventions. Photography is not a sport.” – Bill Brandt I’ve always thought Carl Warner’s Foodscapes were so fun and creative. He’s now found something else to make landscapes from – the human body. Beautiful and exotic, his work looks almost like a choreographed dance. [via Visual News] While on assignment in […]

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Dean West & Nathan Sawaya

Five For Friday #66

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin These photographs look almost like paintings of vintage America. They are, in fact, a combination of photograph and LEGOs, of all things.  Sculptor Nathan Sawaya and photographer Dean West joined forces […]

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Cig Harvey - Bouy

Five For Friday #13

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”  – Albert Einstein How could I have never seen Cig Harvey’s work before? It is absolutely marvelous filled with equal parts brilliant composition as and a keen sensitivity to the […]

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Harmony & Discord: Shepard Fairey

There are a handful of artists whose work resonates with me on a very deep level. Shepard Fairey is one of those artists. I was introduced to Fairey’s work in 2000 by my friend Jeff Holmes and bought my first of several of his pieces soon after. Many know his work only by his street […]

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