Evocative Photographs Capture Timeless Themes of Childhood

Photographer Nolan Streitberger’s “Raised in America” sprung, as the best projects often do, from something entirely different. While working on the photo series “Long Summer Days,” which chronicle his daughter’s struggle with small-town, small-house, only-child boredom, Streitberger wondered if that series’ themes – conveyed there in a documentary-style form – could work in a style […]

Evocative Paintings of Frames from Modern Movie Classics

Plenty of visual artists have taken their inspiration from the movies. Hong Kong-based painter Chow Chun Fai’s remarkable series “Painting on Movies,” showcased in his new solo show “CHOW CHUN FAI” at New York’s Eli Klein Gallery, takes a more direct approach: the artist replicates frames from iconic films from around the world, complete with subtitles at […]

Evocative Photos of Contemporary New York, Shot on a Vintage Camera

Polish photographer Norbert Krzysztof Wojtysiak recently fulfilled a lifelong ambition: he took his vintage Rolleicord medium-format camera to New York City, and took photos of the people and places he saw. “In every trip between skyscrapers and another McDonald’s you can meet an interesting person,” he writes, and these images are a rich, textured mixture […]