River Walk, Chicago (black and white photograph)

Abstractions

July 6, 2021 Paul Politis 0

Here are some quotes from the Dutch painter Piet Mondrian accompanied by a few of my black and white photos. I’m aware that it is […]

Rube Goldberg Machine (black and white photograph)

Feedback loop

December 5, 2020 Paul Politis 0

“Technique must be solid, positive, but elastic, must not fall into formula, must adapt itself to the idea. And for each new idea there must […]

For the joy of seeing

December 1, 2020 Paul Politis 0

“Why is photography, like the other arts, that kind of intoxication? And a quieter pleasure too, so that occasionally photographers discover tears in their eyes […]

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The great departure

November 14, 2020 Paul Politis 0

“The object of painting a picture is not to make a picture — however unreasonable this may sound. The picture, if a picture results, is […]

Untitled (black and white photograph)

Approved taste

November 13, 2020 Paul Politis 0

“One of the great difficulties of an art student is to decide between his own natural impressions and what he thinks should be his impressions. […]