August 15, 2013
artchipel:

Barry Underwood - Norquay (Yellow) (2007)
[found at myampgoesto11]

artchipel:

Barry Underwood - Norquay (Yellow) (2007)

[found at myampgoesto11]

August 16, 2012
littlebitofgood:

Barry Underwood

littlebitofgood:

Barry Underwood

(Source: yourf4tgirl, via sleepwithbutterflies)

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Filed under: Barry Underwood art 
March 9, 2012

Barry Underwood.

Barry Underwood’s images are documentations of full-scale installations that are built on-site in the landscape. Using illusion, imagination, and narrative, his photographs explore the potential of the ordinary. Approaching his photographs with a theatrical sensibility, much like a cinematographer or set designer would. By reading the landscape and altering the vista through lights and photographic effects, he transform everyday scenes into unique images. Light and color alter the perception of space, while defamiliarizing common objects. Space collapses, while the lights that he installs appear as intrusions and interventions. This combination renders the forms in the landscape abstract. Inspired by cinema, land art, and contemporary painting, the resulting photographs are both surreal and familiar. They suggest a larger narrative, and yet that narrative remains elusive and mystifying. (by )