Road on, initial piece presented at the Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes – Salão de artistas e sócios, Lisbon, until January 2017. Portuguese version of the work is titled estradando. It is photographic work about, road wanderings, meanderings, stops and goings, past and future.
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A selection of recent and past author photo work by photographer Miguel Proença.
News about ongoing activities (work, exhibitions, workshops, conferences and others, periodically updated).
A selection of publications, more info on the about page.
contact and about page, biographical note and other info.
portuguese version of this entry/versão portuguesa desta entrada.
Collaborative landscape page – paisagem estranha entranha
|Jacarandas, © Miguel Proença 2014
Here is a photograph of the jacarandas in bloom on D. Carlos I Avenue in Lisbon, a reply to a post by photographer Luísa Ferreira on the same subject.
Its always a challenge to photograph the things we know from everyday contact, and this is one of those cases, as I live nearby. Here is a moment where in the “everyday” is “cracked” by a jagged edged opening for … perception.
Corrosion by light (t. of Corrosão pela luz) is the working tittle for this process that explores the photographic self portrait genre approaching a cognitive frontier. It was initially presented in postcard format (10x15cm) at the 2007 initiativa-X at Arte Contempo a Lisbon gallery (2004-2012).
The final version of the project can be seen here: Photon Corrosion