Gallery Nature & Culture
In recent years, I undertook a deep research to illustrate and highlight not only the beauty but also the duality between Nature and Culture. Several lectures on calligraphy, both in the different styles of writing as their evolution over time, allowed me to deepen my knowledge in calligraphy.
I finally chose the chinese cursive style to illustrate this relationship between Nature and Culture. This came to me not only because of his seniority, estimated dates from ± 5000 years, but also by its cursive style 'Coashu' also called 'Grass style' which means crazy writing or free style. From this, what better could be required to join the herbs shapes and movements near St-Lawrence River (Quebec, Canada).
Within this photographic series, a Coashu style calligraphy is integrated in the grass shadows on the snow. Inside each of the photographs, the calligraphy correspond to the title of the photographic work.
PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS (PX3) (nov. 2017)
(Link)) Prix de la photographie de Paris
Press release : Yvon Jolivet of Canada was Awarded: Second Prize in category Fine Art for the entry entitled, " Nature & Culture ." The jury selected PX3 2017’s winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.
FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS; London, UK (avril 2017)
En 2017, Fine Art Photography Awards a reçu 6335 soumissions provenant de 89 pays. Les gagnants ont été sélectionnés par un jury internationnal hautement qualifié, soit: Tim Franco, Nadia Dias, Liza Van der Stock, Matilde Gattoni, Amélie Labourdette, Valery Klamm and Pierre Abensur.
ND - NEUTRAL DENSITY AWARDS; Catégorie : Fine Art Conceptuel (nov. 2017)
TIFA - Tokyo International Foto Awards; Fine Art (déc. 2016)
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