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Shoot # 55 – Newsletter from Oberg PhotoGraphics

Lund, September 4, 2016 Click on images for info, links or prices  Content   • Venice: Can it be saved? • Iran • Abstract photography • Victoria & Albert Museum • Landskrona Photo Festival • Instagram • Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden: Jan Oberg – Oberg PhotoGraphics – Click Dear art photography friend Shall Venice die? It’s been known for quite some time that Venice in Italy is sinking … Read More Shoot # 55 – Newsletter from Oberg PhotoGraphics

Video “Abstract Real”

This video offers glimpses of the works I exhibited in my studio in 2016 – an exploration of abstract photography: What is real? What is abstract? And how do the two mix…blur? All the works started out with a photography and successively changed in the process to become “abstract”. I find that fascinating since photography has almost always been about taking pictures of what is, … Read More Video “Abstract Real”

Abstract Real

Here’s a background to my exhibition that will open at Easter 2016, Friday the 25th of March  – “Abstract Real”. Google “abstract art” and you get this definition by Rudolph Arnheim: “Abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, colour and line to create a composition which may exist with a degree of independence from visual references in the world.” It’s often called … Read More Abstract Real