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ARTmonday: Photographer Filippo Minelli

I’ve featured the work of Filippo Minelli in the past, having discovered his colored smoke images on Pinterest. This Saturday, January 10, 2015, marks the opening of his first solo exhibition in the U.S., at 886 Geary Gallery in San Francisco.

Minelli initiated his series of work titled Silence/Shapes in 2009 inspired by political demonstrations, with the aim of visualizing silence as a physical shape in the landscape by decontextualizing the violent media of smoke grenades and juxtaposing it to the beauty of nature.

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Filippo Minelli at work in the landscape.

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ARTmonday: Colored Smoke Landscapes

Pinterest is full of these very cool images of colored smoke in the landscape. I’ve pulled together a sampling by a few different photographers. Later today, I plan to post a beautiful video I hope you’ll watch.

 COLORED SMOKE LOLA GUERRERA PHOTOGRAPH LANDSCAPE

Lola Guerrera

Lola Guerrera

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

unidentified

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

Pascual Sisto

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

Pascual Sisco

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO COLORED LIGHT

Thomas Couderc + Clement Vauchez

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

unidentified

Louis Lander Deacon

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

unidentified

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

Noah Kalina

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

 Filippo Minelli

Floto + Warner

COLORED SMOKE PHOTO

Floto + Warner

M O R E  p h o t o g r a p h y  on my Pinterest boards

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