“PAPER WAVES”, WORK #2 / SUMMER GALLERY 2022: MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS IN FRAME

© Roberto Alborghetti  Macro photographs in frame. This is the nice game I want to play in this (hot) summer of 2022. Not that my photographs had never really been placed in a frame: I have already done it with singular aesthetic results. So they said. This summer game consists of virtually placing a series… Read More “PAPER WAVES”, WORK #2 / SUMMER GALLERY 2022: MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS IN FRAME

SUMMER GALLERY 2022 / THE GAME OF FRAMING MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS OF DECOMPOSED MATERIALS:WORK #1

© Roberto Alborghetti  Macro photographs in frame. This is the nice game I want to play in this (hot) summer of 2022. Not that my photographs had never really been placed in a frame: I have already done it with singular aesthetic results. So they said. This summer game consists of virtually placing a series… Read More SUMMER GALLERY 2022 / THE GAME OF FRAMING MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS OF DECOMPOSED MATERIALS:WORK #1

INTERVIEW ON NOTTS TV (UK): “MACROPHOTOS TO TELL BEAUTY IN IMPERFECTIONS”

An Italian making news in the UK! It is always good news for our country. So, thanks to Notts TV, the most important broadcaster in the Middle East. He dedicated a space to me in the most popular program: Eye Up, broadcasted from Nottingham. Thanks to journalist Lara Davies and host Richard Spurr. The interview… Read More INTERVIEW ON NOTTS TV (UK): “MACROPHOTOS TO TELL BEAUTY IN IMPERFECTIONS”

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

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)

ON “IL TELESPETTATORE” MAGAZINE MY ARTICLE ABOUT COLORS AS AN EXPERIENCE TO PERCEIVE (AND OVERCOME) THE LIMITS

“Colors to perceive (and overcome) the limits”. The new issue of “Il Telespettatore” magazine publishes an article of mine on the Didactics of perception and projection. In 3 pages there is a reportage of my research experience, not only photographic, and the story of the extraordinary “Atelier of Color and Emotions” which, with Patrizia Sapri,… Read More ON “IL TELESPETTATORE” MAGAZINE MY ARTICLE ABOUT COLORS AS AN EXPERIENCE TO PERCEIVE (AND OVERCOME) THE LIMITS

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)

SUNSETS PAINTED BY SOME IMPRESSIONISTS? NO, SIMPLY PHOTOS OF SCRATCHES AND CORROSIONS …

© Roberto Alborghetti Of course, the question and answer are truly provocative. So provocative just as at the time ( in the early Twentieth Century) the first painters were defined precisely as “impressionists”, a term initially considered derogatory, thrown on to rebellious painters who wanted to go against the mainstream, criticizing the rigorism of the… Read More SUNSETS PAINTED BY SOME IMPRESSIONISTS? NO, SIMPLY PHOTOS OF SCRATCHES AND CORROSIONS …

MISSING WORDS: PHOTOS OF DETERIORATED PAPER ON ADVERTISING BILLBOARDS #5

© Roberto Alborghetti  With this series of images I want to present some of the photos I took for my “Lacer/actions” project-research. Yes, they seem expressions of informal art, made by some painter. But they’re not paintings: they’re not created by the brush of a painter, but simply by the case. Or better: by the… Read More MISSING WORDS: PHOTOS OF DETERIORATED PAPER ON ADVERTISING BILLBOARDS #5

CHROMATIC LAYERS: PHOTOS OF DETERIORATED PAPER ON ADVERTISING BILLBOARDS #4

© Roberto Alborghetti  With this series of images I want to present some of the photos I took for my “Lacer/actions” project-research. Yes, they seem expressions of informal art, made by some painter. But they’re not paintings: they’re not created by the brush of a painter, but simply by the case. Or better: by the… Read More CHROMATIC LAYERS: PHOTOS OF DETERIORATED PAPER ON ADVERTISING BILLBOARDS #4