Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Laura Letinsky Article in Now Magazine

Still life that moves
Letinsky’s photos are starkly intense

"In Laura Letinsky’s after all, the evocative power of the photographic still life has a metaphysical dimension. Her compositions of discarded or used bouquets, fruit and cutlery lend a stark contemporary dimension to the traditional still life.

These exquisitely controlled compositions show more signs of disarray than of order. Plates, napkins, cutlery, flowers and incongruous objects lie on tables in positions that suggest both the richness and precariousness of domestic space. Like some of the best still life painters of the past, Letinsky imbues everyday things with larger, richer symbolic meanings...." - Now Magazine

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