In a world of shadows

Feb 7, 2014 | Drawing, Light

Convergence & Space is still having an impact on my work…the shadows we discovered in the Goods Shed, their movement and the way they layer up…intensifying the experience of their existence. I tried to gather information about shadows and was surprised to discover how much negative feelings are associated with them…a few years ago I took the photo of the shadow below, cast/ projected into a small pitch-black space through a rusty door that had some letters cut into it. The shadows were animated by sunlight outside and the movement of trees bursting with summer foliage. How can I capture movement in shadow, animate the layers…?

shadow (photo), summer 2008

shadow (photo), summer 2008

shadow, graphite drawing, 07.02.2014

shadow, graphite drawing, 07.02.2014

shadow, graphite drawing, 07.02,2014

shadow, graphite drawing, 07.02,2014

shadow , graphite drawing, 07.02.2014

shadow , graphite drawing, 07.02.2014

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