“The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it”

Religion is a controversial subject, yet one can trace the history of strong belief in all religions. The strength of conviction is what I consider lacking in today’s Procrustean times… This image has been added to my ongoing Portraits collection.

The Self as Filippo Argenti

Inspired by Dante Alighieri’s Canto VIII, The River of Wrath, where he finds his personal enemy, Filippo Argenti, in the mire of the river Styx consumed by his own wrath This image was added to my ongoing Portraits project

The Self

Added to my ongoing Portraits collection as part of The Self

Gran Poder

UNESCO Wold Heritage event (Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity) Inevitably it is necessary to give a historical perspective of this yearly festival that takes place in the city of La Paz, Bolivia. The celebration transforms and stimulates the social life of La Paz every year, emanating from a particular way of understanding and living Andean Catholicism. The Parade begins with a procession through the western…

Where is the Light that was promised me?!!

This image was added to my on going Portraits collection

The Self closeup

I have recently discovered the power of Dynamic Symmetry, its origin, its stipulations and history. One quote from the person who put the principles together, Jay Hambridge, is worth mentioning: “As moral law without intellectual direction fails, ends in intolerance, so instinctive art without mental control is bound to fail, to end in incoherence. In Art the control of reason means the rule of…

Returning to La Paz: four aspects

I present 45 photographs on La Paz that I have taken in the 70’s. All film, analogue work, scanned recently for the on-line exhibition with the same name. This selection was done by Albumen Gallery‘s director Stephan Schmid. These are the subjects covered: Cityscapes Landscape Places People Albumen Gallery, Fine Art Photography, has the pleasure to announce the publication of the exhibition images of Returning to…

Returning to La Paz: THE BOOK

  Albumen Gallery, Fine Art Photography, has the pleasure to announce the publication of the exhibition images of Returning to La Paz in book form. Please follow this link to view the description and to order your copy: https://albumen-gallery.com/index.php/books/returning-la-paz/ La galería Albumen que expone las fotografías sobre La Paz en los años 70, Returning to La Paz – imágenes paceñas, tiene el agrado de ofrecer la publicación del libro con…

Returning to La Paz – Imágenes Paceñas

Albumen Gallery, Fine Art Photography is showcasing 45 of my analogue photographs taken in the early 70’s. Please follow this link to visit the exhibition: Albumen Gallery. https://albumen-gallery.com/index.php?cID=1460 ‘Returning to La Paz‘ is an hommage to Javier Molina’s birth place.  After living in the USA for a number of years the Bolivian photographer returned to La Paz in the early 1970s. Living abroad gave him…