Artlog is your contemporary art guide.

Install Theme

Clarissa Bonet’s “City Space”

“All important pictures embody something that we do not yet understand.”—-Emmet Gowin  

The Chicago-based photographer Clarissa Bonet pays elegant attention to the fundamentals of light and composition. Her work reveals how this foundation can yield a rich, psychological depth to a photograph.

In her images, the city and the light—constrained within the frame—suggest something deeper and uncertain. This tension and the hint of narrative in each photograph make this series, “City Space,” a success.

Her work, along with her contemporary, Julie Reneé Jones, is currently featured in a new show at the Pictura Gallery in Bloomington, Indiana. Young photographers like Clarissa Bonet remind us that no matter the fashion, the medium or the latest app, engaging work is ultimately all about the light.

-Lane Nevares

Blog comments powered by Disqus
  1. black-tee reblogged this from thehappynegro
  2. pattiyapam reblogged this from thehappynegro
  3. thenewamericana reblogged this from thehappynegro
  4. thehappynegro reblogged this from room-c4
  5. room-c4 reblogged this from artlog
  6. born-uniquex3 reblogged this from room-c4
  7. milkmoan reblogged this from room-c4
  8. paintingthrall16 reblogged this from artlog
  9. your-mf-boss-69 reblogged this from artistandframer
  10. margaritavalantasi reblogged this from artistandframer
  11. you-reaghost reblogged this from szshz
  12. radicalissues reblogged this from szshz
  13. whisperandawish reblogged this from artlog
  14. kvio-i reblogged this from artlog
  15. vitsida reblogged this from szshz
  16. coalecse reblogged this from hvvh
  17. hvvh reblogged this from szshz
  18. szshz reblogged this from artistandframer
  19. brilliantartgallery reblogged this from artlog
  20. broughtheretosuffer reblogged this from artistandframer
  21. ahurricaneofsilence reblogged this from artistandframer
  22. barbarismbeginsat reblogged this from artistandframer
  23. kidandhiscamera reblogged this from artistandframer
  24. kreativ-stories reblogged this from artlog
  25. hipstergenes reblogged this from artistandframer
  26. duomaxwell reblogged this from ciudadesilusorias
  27. ciudadesilusorias reblogged this from feed-well
  28. namtalei reblogged this from artistandframer