• additional view of artwork by Martin Stranka
  • additional view of artwork by Martin Stranka
  • additional view of artwork by Martin Stranka
  • additional view of artwork by Martin Stranka
  • additional view of artwork by Martin Stranka

I Bloom For You - Unique one of a kind piece 1 of 1


Czech Republic

Photography
Size: 59.1 H x 96.9 W x 0 in

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Art Description

Photography: Digital and C-type on Paper.

“I Bloom For You” is another one of the artworks in series “I Found The Silence”. The idea was created in June 2018, followed by 3 months of planning. The main inspiration was to escape beyond the limits of everyday existence, somewhere where a man can be himself. Escape to a place, where we meet ourselves in the purest way possible. On the photograph, as well as the whole series, appear elements of nature. On this particular artwork it is the flowing river of flowers as the symbolism of freedom. Our own liberation, that should never be taken from us. In times the society we are living in, is constantly trying to hold us back, criticize and limit us. We are judging individuals by our own tied up rules. An individual should always stay true to himself. Not to be pushed to run away to abandoned places, out of the sight of society to be who he really is.

BEHIND THE SCENES video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pP6HtG1SWe8

All photos are available for purchase as a Limited Edition full color prints. I use an archival 100% cotton fine art paper Museo Silver Rag 300gsm with pigment ink of the highest museum quality and standards which guarantees long lasting color and saturation. Each print comes with a Certificate of Authenticity, indicating that you have purchased my original work. In addition, each print is hand-signed, numbered, titled and dated on the back side. All prints are shipped rolled in a protective hard PVC tube to any country worldwide.

More: www.martinstranka.com

Martin Stranka, a native of the Czech Republic who lives in Prague, is a self-taught professional photographer, born on April 13 1984. Martin was a bored student plodding through courses in business school when the unexpected death of a close friend led him to pursue photography as a form of therapy. That hobby turned into a passion and, eventually, a profession. His distinctive vision of photography is etched as a unique space located in a balance and serenity, while his sophisticated and rewarding images exist in that narrow window of a few seconds between dreaming and awakening. Martin creates images that appear to be stills from a film — one that walks the line between fantasy and reality. Hailed as one of the most promising artists of his generation and identified as one of the most accomplished practitioners of digital image making as an art form.

During the last years he has won over 80 major international photography awards from different competitions, including Sony World Photography Awards, Professional Photographer of the Year, Nikon International Photo Contest, Prix de la Photographie Paris and International Photography Awards eleven times in a row. His solo and group exhibitions have been seen from South and North America, through Europe, all the way to Asia. His photographs have been exhibited in places such as New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Basel, Tokyo, Milan, London, Miami, Paris, Prague, Hong Kong, Kiev and many more. Martin's work was presented in prestigious galleries such as Getty Images Gallery, Saatchi Gallery, THINK+feel Contemporary Art Gallery and SNAP! Orlando. His work stood proudly alongside the likes of Andy Warhol, Annie Leibovitz, Banksy, Damien Hirst, Helmut Newton and Erwin Olaf. Martin was introduced and exposed at SCOPE, one of the largest and most global emerging art fair in the world running during Art Basel week, held annually in New York City, Miami, and Basel.

Martin's dreamy, transportive photography has been commissioned by cultural institutions such as the National Theatre in Prague and the Czech National Ballet. Dozens of his images have also been used by New York publishers for the covers of mysteries and thrillers — genres he believes his work is perfectly suited to. He has created book covers for the biggest New York publishers, such as Harper Collins Publishers, Sterling Publishing and Penguin Random House. In addition, he has collaborated with other book publishers, music publishers and artists around the world. Work of Martin Stranka was featured in interviews for Adobe, Disney, The Guardian, The Sun, The Daily Telegraph and many more.

Keywords: Bloom, Blossoms, Sunset, Fineart, Car, Cinematic, Oldtimer, Flowers, Buick, Mood, Movie, Nature

Subjects: Car

Styles: Fine Art, Modern, Surrealism, Conceptual

Mediums: Digital, C-type

Materials: Paper

Prints: Car Art Prints, Fine Art Art Prints, Modern Art Prints, Surrealism Art Prints, Conceptual Art Prints, Digital Art Prints, C-type Art Prints, Paper Art Prints

Artist Recognition

Featured in One to Watch Featured in Saatchi Art's curated series, One To Watch
Featured in Inside The Studio Featured in Saatchi Art's curated series, Inside The Studio
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