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Hali Helfgott’s Street Photography Sets Still Life in Motion

December 15th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured, Los Angeles, Photography No Comment yet

Helfgott’s frontal and contained perspective allows for an angular dimension within the frame, suggesting a life outside of the box. Whatever her subject – skate boarders, shoe buyers, beach bums, selfie takers and subway users all look like their photo was captured just as they were about to turn around or walk away – still life in motion.

Ian Shults – Wally Workman Gallery Opening (Austin, TX)

June 7th, 2013 Posted by Art, Events, Featured No Comment yet

Obscured by shading and contextual employment of negative space, his work illicits an under-the-influence mystique reminiscent of a world of dreamy decay.