Monday, August 26, 2013
BEAUTY: Photography--Valentino Fialdini
The passive, documentary style photography of Valentino Fialdini captures empty scenes from countries all over the globe. The way he dispassionately frames and executes his images, one would think that the world had been abandoned (I have never been to the Trevi Fountain in Rome without at least a small throng present). Because of the lack of context and editorializing, these spaces become detached and exist in a sort of mysterious vacuum...