Crina Prida is Thirsting for Balance, Thirsting for Life

I was fooling around on Pinterest, always looking for some cool clothes and fashion style. This time was different. I searched for Romanian photographers and there she was. The mysterious Crina Prida. Living in Cluj-Napoca, she adds some of this city majesty into her photos. Her mostly black and white photos are full of intensity, […]

Bill Domonkos Designs Haunting, Whimsically Animated Gifs

San Francisco-based filmmaker and stereoscopist Bill Domonkos creates darkly humorous animated GIFs. He resurrects photos with modern animation and creates almost completely nonsensical in subject matter and yet perfect in their execution. Domonkos’ affinity for working with vintage, black and white images adds to the curious nature of his work. Each gif is wackier than the next, presenting […]

The Terrifying And Mesmerizing Images Of Silvia Grav

Today’s feature on Cultartes is Silvia Grav, a Spanish photographer, who creates mesmerizing images with her camera. Her work can be dreamy and occasionally terrifying, as translucent layers of stars, clouds, skeletons and shadowy figures. I see creepy, strange or scary photos, but all of these take conceptual photography to new heights. She recently did […]

“Decadence”, a Destructive Visual Project by Ionut Popescu

Decadence is a project about the different stages experienced by a person while trying to escape the burdening reality of everyday life. The subject crawls out of his ordinary self and becomes his alter ego, a performer who acts uninhibited in front of the camera, but ends in decline and loses his identity. This is a […]