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William Klein Biography

Born in New York in 1928, at the age of 20 William Klein went to Paris to study under Fernand Leger, who encouraged his students to reject conformity and the traditional gallery, and go out and work on the streets; this was possibly the making of Klein as an innovative and ground-breaking photographer. After getting married, he decided to remain in Paris, where he still lives and works today. As an artist using photography, during the early 1950’s Klein set out to re-invent the photographic document. His photographs were often blurred or out of focus, and his deliberately over-exposed negatives, the use of high-grain film and experimenting with wide angled lenses shocked the established order of the photography world. Following on from his street work, Klein preferred to photograph his models out in on location and, not particularly interested in clothes or fashion, used this opportunity to introduce new techniques to fashion photography that are still used today, including the use of wide-angle and long-focus lenses, long exposures combined with flash and multiple exposures. Read more ...
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Liberating herself from the boundaries of colour theorists, Sophie Smallhorn has embarked on a journey to freely explore the relationship between colours. New harmonic chronicles are created via colourful sculptural works, formed by round cylinders, triangular blocks and square pegs - and works on paper depicting reconstructed colour wheels or patterns of geometrical shaped hues. All in a pursuit to investigate colour through form and volume. It is a continuous and life-long study for Smallhorn, and one that will never conclude. Colour Wheel 5 and Colour Wheel 6 are two screenprint editions from her series of ‘Colour Wheels’; an untraditional inquiry into the interaction between colour and simultaneous contrast.
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DO YOU OWN AN EARLY PRINT EDITION BY HENRIK SIMONSEN?
Red with Dragonflies
The Danish artist Henrik Simonsen has seen a steady increase of collectors fascinated by his abstract and colourful artwork inspired by the natural elements; a style often referred to as 'Nordic Expressionism'.

If you own a print, such as Red and Blue, Red with Dragonflies and Blue and Orange and you wish to sell, we have clients who are looking for select pieces. You can get in touch with us via the Contact page, which you can find here.
 
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