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Michael Kenna

Thirteen Beach Umbrellas, Montesilvano, Abruzzo, Italy. , 2015

Silver Gelatin Print
This is part of a limited edition set.
8 × 7 1/2 in
20.3 × 19.1 cm
Edition of 25
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15 × 15 in
38.1 × 38.1 cm
Edition of 4
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location
Carmel-by-the-Sea
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Provenance
Weston Gallery
Carmel-by-the-Sea
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Michael Kenna’s work has often been described as enigmatic, graceful, or hauntingly beautiful. Born …

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Michael Kenna’s work has often been described as enigmatic, graceful, or hauntingly beautiful. Born in England, and currently residing in Seattle, Washington, Kenna has consistently produced a highly compelling body of work on varied subjects, often photographing at dawn or in the dark hours of night with exposures up …

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Signed, numbered and dated on front of the mount. Signed, dated, numbered and titled with artist's copyright stamp on back of the mount.
Michael Kenna
British-American, b. 1953
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Michael Kenna travels the world, attuned to the aesthetic, emotional, and spiritual resonance of natural and urban landscapes, which he seeks to capture in his exquisite black-and-white photographs. Kenna uses long exposure times and shoots in inclement weather to obscure the details of the vistas before him, instead emphasizing atmosphere, tonality, and form in his photographs. As he explains: “I prefer suggestion over description. I like to use the analogy of haiku poetry where just a few elements act as catalysts for one’s imagination.”

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Carmel-by-the-Sea
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Michael Kenna’s work has often been described as enigmatic, graceful, or hauntingly beautiful. Born …

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Michael Kenna’s work has often been described as enigmatic, graceful, or hauntingly beautiful. Born in England, and currently residing in Seattle, Washington, Kenna has consistently produced a highly compelling body of work on varied subjects, often photographing at dawn or in the dark hours of night with exposures up …

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Signature
Signed, numbered and dated on front of the mount. Signed, dated, numbered and titled with artist's copyright stamp on back of the mount.
Michael Kenna
British-American, b. 1953
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Michael Kenna travels the world, attuned to the aesthetic, emotional, and spiritual resonance of natural and urban landscapes, which he seeks to capture in his exquisite black-and-white photographs. Kenna uses long exposure times and shoots in inclement weather to obscure the details of the vistas before him, instead emphasizing atmosphere, tonality, and form in his photographs. As he explains: “I prefer suggestion over description. I like to use the analogy of haiku poetry where just a few elements act as catalysts for one’s imagination.”

Michael Kenna

Thirteen Beach Umbrellas, Montesilvano, Abruzzo, Italy. , 2015

Silver Gelatin Print
This is part of a limited edition set.
8 × 7 1/2 in
20.3 × 19.1 cm
Edition of 25
Contact for price
15 × 15 in
38.1 × 38.1 cm
Edition of 4
Contact for price
location
Carmel-by-the-Sea
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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