THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF ICE: JOURNEY INTO THE COLDEST MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY #1

Already a decade ago, alongside the photographs of corroded and defaced advertising posters, cracks, scratches, lacerations and urban decompositions, I started taking close-up photos of an element that represents the maximum expression of material mutation. That is: the ice. I think the world of ice is fascinating. Its transformation process – from water to a… Read More THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF ICE: JOURNEY INTO THE COLDEST MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY #1

MACRO PHOTOGRAPH ON ALUMINUM PLATE: THE TREE OF LIFE

“The Tree Of Life” is a macro photo on aluminum, made for my “Lacer/actions” project-research  about realistic and not manipulated images of torn and decomposed publicity posters, natural cracks and urban “signs”. The image is a magnification of cracks on a waste-container placed in Amsterdam near the Royal Palace (2012). Thanks to a sophisticated technological… Read More MACRO PHOTOGRAPH ON ALUMINUM PLATE: THE TREE OF LIFE

THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS #3

© Roberto Alborghetti  What you see in this photogallery are not collages built and created deliberately with my hands, joining and sticking piece by piece, but photos of real and random torn publicity posters I saw on an outdoor billboard. They are the result of various and different overlaps – which took place over weeks… Read More THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS #3

THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS #2

© Roberto Alborghetti  What you see in this photogallery are not collages built and created deliberately with my hands, joining and sticking piece by piece, but photos of real and random torn publicity posters I saw on an outdoor billboard. They are the result of various and different overlaps – which took place over weeks… Read More THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS #2

STORIES OF SEAWATER IMPRINTED ON THE HULL OF AN OLD BOAT

The pictures of this video are not paintings or digitally made compositions, but macro photos that I took for my project-research “Lacer/actions” around an old boat – and its hull – in Torre a Mare, beautiful seaside place in Apulia, Italy. It was winter. The shabby boat rested a few meters from the sea. It… Read More STORIES OF SEAWATER IMPRINTED ON THE HULL OF AN OLD BOAT

THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS

© Roberto Alborghetti  What you see in this photogallery are not collages built and created deliberately with my hands, joining and sticking piece by piece, but photos of real and random torn publicity posters I saw on an outdoor billboard. They are the result of various and different overlaps – which took place over weeks… Read More THE RANDOM SHOW OF PAPER OVERLAPS ON OUTDOOR BILLBOARDS

FACING THE PANDEMIC #3: THE VORTEX, THE MASK AND THE PRIMARY COLORS

The days of the pandemic that the world is experiencing are like a vortex that has dragged us into the abyss of the unknown, darkness and pain. We are all in the vortex. This is the image that many people – even myself – have experienced mentally, but also physically. From these thoughts came the… Read More FACING THE PANDEMIC #3: THE VORTEX, THE MASK AND THE PRIMARY COLORS

INTERNATIONAL NEWSPAPER “UN MONDO DI ITALIANI” WRITES ABOUT “THE GHOST BUS”

On “UN MONDO DI ITALIANI” (A WORLD OF ITALIANS), the international newspaper founded by Mina Cappussi, a journalistic service by Patrizia Cioffi on THE GHOST BUS project at the center of a BBC Radio broadcast curated by Marysia Zipser (Act Group, Nottingham, UK). Here the link: Roberto Alborghetti nella terra di Robin Hood con The… Read More INTERNATIONAL NEWSPAPER “UN MONDO DI ITALIANI” WRITES ABOUT “THE GHOST BUS”

MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY ON SILK SCARVES (LIMITED EDITION SERIES)

Renato Aquino – from Portugal (Ourem) – is a successful Senior Operations Manager, Catering Manager and skilled hospitality professional. Through LinkedIn profiles he had the way to see my artistic silk scarves. He was really struck by the unusual design and he acquired the all series of three doing some special gifts.  Renato sent me… Read More MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY ON SILK SCARVES (LIMITED EDITION SERIES)

STREET MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY: CRACKS AND LIMESTONE ON DECOMPOSED CERAMICS

During a visit to Vietri, the Amalfi Coast town (Italy) famous for its wonderful ceramics, my eyes have been attracted by an unusual and spectacular corrosion. The surface of a fountain, not far from the beach, showed an exceptional cracking. The blue ceramic, of which the structure was made, had undergone a process of deterioration… Read More STREET MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY: CRACKS AND LIMESTONE ON DECOMPOSED CERAMICS

SKIES OF PAPER IN MILAN / MACRO PHOTOS OF DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS

Yes, there is an amazing paper sky over Milan… In these video I collected some of the macro images I took walking along the streets of Milan  (Italy). They’re macro and abstract photos of a decomposed publicity poster I saw on an outdoor billboard.  The pictures are part of LaceR/Actions”, a multidisciplinary project and research… Read More SKIES OF PAPER IN MILAN / MACRO PHOTOS OF DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS

CONTEMPORARY ART ON CITIES WALLS / STREET MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO#2

“Lacerations of London”:  it’s a video I created for my Lacer/actions project and research about torn and decomposed publicity posters, natural cracks and scratches, industrial and urban decompositions. Yes, free contemporary artworks are on the cities walls (and we usually do not see them). All the pics presented in the video are not paintings, but…simple… Read More CONTEMPORARY ART ON CITIES WALLS / STREET MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO#2