Brigitte Martin's Blog Posts Tagged 'photography' (15)

Hilla Becher Obituary

I distinctly remember, as a teenager, seeing a Berna and Hilla Becher exhibition in Germany. I absolutely and instantly fell in love with photography and have remained a big fan of the media since. Having grown up in a heavily industrialized area of Germany, I had seen many industrial sites…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 23, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments

The Polaroids of the Cowboy Poet - Washington Post

1/9 | New York, September 1976. “Don Fincke. He was a bona fide Bowery alcoholic. He said he used to be a high-ranking guy at Eastman Kodak but he left his wife and family because he couldn’t stop drinking.” (Chris Earnshaw and Joseph Mills)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 14, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

These Graphic Images are Actually Photographs

Posted by for Design…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 26, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Atelier XJC - Material Exploration

To celebrate its tenth anniversary, the high-end Swiss jeweler Atelier XJC decided to mix things up a bit and publish a lush magazine chock full of its latest experiments—explorations of materials that they typically don't work…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 29, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

MJSA ConFab at Fashion Institute of Technology, NYC

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 26, 2015 at 8:13am — No Comments

NACH Bijoux - Toulouse, France

I am always interested in what goes on across the pond as far as craft in all its forms is concerned. What I like about this Toulose-based firm is their eye-popping photography. While the jewelry is definitely a bit on the unusual side for the mainstream buyer, pairing it with high…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 24, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Alex Ramsay - Contemporary Silversmithing

Alex Ramsay, "Leaf Canopy", 20 cm.

Alex Ramsay designs and creates an award-winning range of limited edition and bespoke contemporary silver tableware - specializing in combining silver with…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 27, 2015 at 9:02am — No Comments

Kirsty Mitchell - “She’ll Wait For You In The Shadows Of Summer"

Wonderland 'Gaia's Spell'

Dress designed by Kirsty Mitchell (this is its true scale and color)

Boat made by me and the assistants listed below (true scale and color)

To read all about this epic shoot and see the behind the scenes pictures of everything being made and shot, please…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 27, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Guda Koster - Living Sculpture

Title: Happy Birthday, Year: 2013, Technique: photoprint, Size: variable



I make installations, sculptures and photographs in which clothing plays an…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 15, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Safety Pins - Sorcha O'Raghallaigh

Fabric, fashion and jewelry by Sorcha O'Raghallaigh constructed from 100,000 safety pins made into capes, collars, cuffs and tiaras creating an iconic look and raising the humble safety pin into haute couture of startling…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 16, 2014 at 9:04am — 1 Comment

Value Added: The Alternative Limb Project

Viktoria Modesta wearing the stereo leg, fitted by ProActive prosthetics.

The Alternative Limb Project offers a personal bespoke service which provides unique…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 9, 2014 at 8:30am — 4 Comments

Mise en scene: Christian Tagliavini's art photography

1503, Lucrezia

 

Christian Tagliavini loves designing stories with open endings (requiring the observer’s complicity) on unexplored themes or unusual concepts. He features uncommon people with their…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 9, 2012 at 7:20am — 1 Comment

Hiroshi Nonami: Photography

I came across a blog post about the Japanese photographer Hiroshi Nonami and wanted to share it with you.

A big part of why I am so enthusiastic about sharing art photography on crafthaus is that I am always trying to find imagery that - hopefully - inspires us craft…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 6, 2012 at 9:00am — 5 Comments

Patricia Piccinini: Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination

The world I create exists somewhere between the one we know and one that is almost upon us. However, what I imagine is neither the nightmare future environmental ruin nor the brave new world of perfect scientific progress. Instead I focus on the internal, emotional lives of the new creatures that might emerge,…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 7, 2012 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Dalton M. Ghetti - Sculptures in Pencil

Ah, pencils. At my house, I buy them in bulk for the kids to use for school and, apparently, for the dog to chew on. Though I keep buying huge quantities what seems to be every other week, none of them is ever in reach when I need to actually write something down. They have a habit of magically…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 11, 2011 at 9:30am — 3 Comments

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"Happy to See You, Too", 2016
16" X 12" X 9"
Materials: PLA, acrylic, plastic, oil paint, recycled reflexology/yoga mat
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