GRAHAM WILLIAMS DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHIC ART
Inspired by the intersection between capturing the diminishing beauty of the natural world and the infinite artistic potential to create beauty inherent in the perpetrator of the former, Williams, a Cape Town-based photographer and digital artist explore this juxtaposition in his work...
Open Edition | 35x35cm R2850 | 100x100cm R9800
55x80cm Edition (50) R7500 | 70x110cm Edition (25) R11500
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Graham Williams also works to reveal the irony laced at the heart of this intersection, no matter from which perspective you approach it. An excellent example as such described in Don McLean's lyrics: "You took your life as lovers often do, but I could have told you, Vincent. This world was never meant for one as beautiful as you"
The artist also uses Graffiti is a medium of expression and a source of inspiration in his digital art photography. It is upon this urban canvas where political, social, economic or artistic concepts come to life. His engaging Citified collection explores how an expression can evolve or change entirely through focus and medium alone.
Whether the conversion is expansive or retrograde is based on the viewer's interpretation – either way, for Williams, this distortion is exciting and forms the very essence of art.