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Facebook’s “political” and “nudity”: Two stories about art censorship

For the sheer fun of it, I had created an image of President Donald Trump as a pastiche on Andy Warhol, a little “old Warhol-style.” It took me about 15 minutes and there was nothing political about it – it was merely a fun exercise. Here it is: I posted it on my Instagram account and it was liked at least as much as … Read More Facebook’s “political” and “nudity”: Two stories about art censorship

Dirk Braeckman at La Biennale

At La Biennale 2017 The very “different” and moving photography by Dirk Braeckman at the Belgian Pavilion at Giardini. Here a little movie and a link also to his Venice homepage.

Girl from Aleppo, Syria

One of the photos from Syria that will be shown from The Night of Culture in Lund, Sweden, September 16, 2017

Old exhibition goes down

To make space for the new, opening at Cultural Night Making space for new exhibition opening on Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden on September 16, 2017 … #lund #lundsweden2017 #lundsweden #artphotography #mixedmedia #photocollage #lundtourism #lundculture #culturenight #opening #vernissage #arteditions #artgallery #lundartgallery #lundart #lundphotographics #skane #skanegallery #skåneart #skaneculture #malmoe A post shared by Art Photography Peace Global (@obergphotographics) on Aug 28, 2017 at 4:30pm PDT

Museum of Artistic Process – “Skissernas” in Lund, Sweden

Museum Of Artistic Process And Public Art – “Skissernas” – in Lund, Sweden. Unique in that it contains a huge collection of models, drawings and sketches, not the final work. So much inspiration – by far the finest art space in Lund where I live. Museum Of Artistic Process And Public Art – "Skissernas" – in Lund, Sweden. Unique in that it contains a … Read More Museum of Artistic Process – “Skissernas” in Lund, Sweden

Vernissage on Cultural Night, September 16

Working on some new multimedia photo+ collages – uniques – for the Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden, on September 16 – excited at the millions of options… No idea what I’ll end up with! 🙂 Working on some new multimedia photo+ collages – uniques – for the Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden, on September 16 – excited at the millions of options… No idea … Read More Vernissage on Cultural Night, September 16

Wolfgang Tillmans at Beyeler (3)

Wolfgang Tillmans at the Beyeler Foundation (3) – well worth seeing but also perhaps a bit too " easy" here and there? Wonderful rooms and light for these macro formats! #wolfgangtillmans #fondationbeyeler #riehen #basel #artphoto #artphotography #spontan #experimentalphotography #diversity #easy #fastart #landscape #piano #renzopiano A post shared by Art Photography Peace Global (@obergphotographics) on Aug 18, 2017 at 12:39pm PDT

Anahita Ghabaian – Silk Road Gallery

28 ARTE recently did a long feature with Anahita Ghabaian, pioneering photo gallerist in Tehran. I was proud that they turned to me to use a photo I took of her in her gallery in 2012 as background in the studio. Here my very short Instagram movie showing it.

Photo Basel – Recommended!

Photo Basel: Recommended! #photobasel #photobasel2017 #experimentalphotography #basel #baselart #artphotography #artphoto #artfair #photographerlife #photographylover #photography #photogallery #obergphotographics A post shared by Art Photography Peace Global (@obergphotographics) on Aug 7, 2017 at 4:06pm PDT

Poster for The Nuclear Denial Party

Welcome to the Nuclear Denial Party August 6-9, 2017 Poster by Jan Oberg and article here: http://bit.ly/NuclearDenial PS I normally don’t post stuff here having to do with my job as peace researcher. But I think this issue is important enough to make an exception. Do you think nuclear weapons are important – to get rid of? A post shared by Art Photography Peace … Read More Poster for The Nuclear Denial Party

“Crosshatching/Pixel Archeology” Series

One of several of the "Crosshatching/Pixelarcheology" Series some five years ago. It's actually a huge enlargement of a tiny spot in press photography. Here framed – unfortunately with glass and reflections – for a client. #experimentalphotography #pixelart #crosshatching #pixelsenlarged #photographyinanewkey #pressphoto #photoenlargement #obergphotographics A post shared by Art Photography Peace Global (@obergphotographics) on Jul 24, 2017 at 8:29am PDT

That’s why Instagram

Sharing-Caring-Curating-Loving…Instagramming! Sharing is caring… – about the arts and my followers! Instagramming! A post shared by Art Photography Peace Global (@obergphotographics) on Jul 16, 2017 at 3:27am PDT It’s not just for your pet, what you ate at which restaurant or what the weather is like where you are (while it is also for that…). I believe it’s the greatest social media for the … Read More That’s why Instagram