THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #1

The mailboxes, located outdoors, along roads, in Italy have not yet retired. They are still up and running. And emails haven’t replaced them yet (we should keep the natural beauty of writing letters and postcards). And thank goodness! For me, mailboxes are always a source of surprises and images. They are like small outdoor art… Read More THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #1

10 WAYS TO BE CRACKS:THE PORTFOLIO IMAGES IN THE “NO MIDDLEMAN” GALLERY

All images © Roberto Alborghetti Ten of my artworks on “Cracks” are online on “No Middleman Gallery”, the international exhibition space of Edge of Humanity Magazine. I think it’s a nice and interesting opportunity. I have received with great pleasure the invitation to be part of this art gallery in which artists from all over… Read More 10 WAYS TO BE CRACKS:THE PORTFOLIO IMAGES IN THE “NO MIDDLEMAN” GALLERY

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #10

“There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting textures and surprising values, because… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #10

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #9

“There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting textures and surprising values, because… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #9

COLORS OF ITALY: WHITE, RED & GREEN FOR A DAY TO REMEMBER (APRIL 25th)

Sixty seconds to remember the Italian Day of Liberation (April 25) from nazi-fascism and as tribute of hope to Italy and to peace. My abstract and visual works – they’re macro photos of ripped and decomposed publicity posters on outdoor billboards – for a chromo and musical experience remembering April 25, 1945, the end of… Read More COLORS OF ITALY: WHITE, RED & GREEN FOR A DAY TO REMEMBER (APRIL 25th)

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #8

” There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting textures and surprising values,… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #8

WAITING FOR “THE GHOST BUS DAY” IN UK… THIS IS THE “SEASIDE TOWN” VIDEO!

Can you believe that this art is from an old bus? They’re not paintings. They’re macro photos of an old and rusty bus at Barton garage (Beeston, Nottingham, UK). Seaside Town video by Roberto Alborghetti. Music by Simon, Richard, James and Tom Barton, Original Soundtrack from The Ghost Bus project made with Bartons PLC and… Read More WAITING FOR “THE GHOST BUS DAY” IN UK… THIS IS THE “SEASIDE TOWN” VIDEO!

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #7

” There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting textures and surprising values,… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #7

LET THE COLORS OF UKRAINE FLAG FLY OVERHEAD, IN ALL WAYS, AS IN THIS MACROPHOTO

#nowar #peaceinukraine #putingohome Let’s make the colors of Ukraine fly overhead, in all ways, in a message calling on Putin’s Russia to stop the war and the invasion of a sovereign Nation. As in this macro photography I took in the Netherland, at Eindhoven station: it refers to the side of a train carriage (“Lacer/actions… Read More LET THE COLORS OF UKRAINE FLAG FLY OVERHEAD, IN ALL WAYS, AS IN THIS MACROPHOTO

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #6

” There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting textures and surprising values,… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #6

RUST, IN SEARCH OF HIDDEN COLORS AT OFFICINE DNC (MONTEROTONDO, ROME)

For the “Images-Imagine” series, I present a new video: “Rust (Ruggine), In search of hidden colors”, created for “Lacer/Actions” research project. The macro photographs were taken at Officine DNC Srl in Monterotondo Scalo, Rome. Welcome to the wonder of reality! #didacticofperception#psychologyofcolor#lacerations * Roberto Alborghetti, per la serie “Immagini-Immagina”, propone il suo nuovo video: “Ruggine”. Alla… Read More RUST, IN SEARCH OF HIDDEN COLORS AT OFFICINE DNC (MONTEROTONDO, ROME)

FRAGMENTS OF PAPER SKY: MACROPHOTOS OF DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS OUTDOOR (VIDEO)

Rarely does one come across color palettes like the ones I recently saw on an outdoor billboard of advertising posters. They were spots and traces of colors that were spontaneously created by the natural effect of decomposition due to rain, sunlight, wind, dust, smog. Overlapping layers of paper, under the action of beating water, acted… Read More FRAGMENTS OF PAPER SKY: MACROPHOTOS OF DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS OUTDOOR (VIDEO)