Renate Aller, ‘Osprey #1’, 2016, Independent Curators International (ICI) Benefit Auction
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Renate Aller

Osprey #1, 2016

Archival UV print on Aluminum, mounted to solid walnut wooden slab
15 × 15 × 2 in
38.1 × 38.1 × 5.1 cm
Edition 3/10
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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Independent Curators International (ICI) Benefit Auction

Renate Aller’s photographs explore our relationship of desire with nature. Osprey #1, one of three …

Medium
Mixed Media
Series
Raptors
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Courtesy of the artist and Adamson Editions / Gallery
Renate Aller
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The photographer Renate Aller focuses primarily on portraiture and landscape. She is best known for expansive, poetic images that visually unite two ostensibly different environments—the ocean and the desert. Her luminous yet quiet landscapes embody the qualities of classical portraiture, with the ocean or desert replacing the human subject. In the series “Oceanscapes—One View,” Aller photographed the Atlantic Ocean from the same vantage point on the east end of Long Island over the course of ten years. Although the point of view remains static, the seascape ebbs and flows, imbuing the subject with anthropomorphic moods and revealing a natural dynamism that would otherwise go unnoticed.

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Renate Aller’s photographs explore our relationship of desire with nature. Osprey #1, one of three images that constitute the Raptors series, captures a sea hawk poised for action in a fleeting, but iconic moment. Aller’s work makes us aware of our futile desire to arrest nature in one specific moment. By capturing …

Medium
Mixed Media
Series
Raptors
Image rights
Courtesy of the artist and Adamson Editions / Gallery
Renate Aller
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The photographer Renate Aller focuses primarily on portraiture and landscape. She is best known for expansive, poetic images that visually unite two ostensibly different environments—the ocean and the desert. Her luminous yet quiet landscapes embody the qualities of classical portraiture, with the ocean or desert replacing the human subject. In the series “Oceanscapes—One View,” Aller photographed the Atlantic Ocean from the same vantage point on the east end of Long Island over the course of ten years. Although the point of view remains static, the seascape ebbs and flows, imbuing the subject with anthropomorphic moods and revealing a natural dynamism that would otherwise go unnoticed.

Renate Aller

Osprey #1, 2016

Archival UV print on Aluminum, mounted to solid walnut wooden slab
15 × 15 × 2 in
38.1 × 38.1 × 5.1 cm
Edition 3/10
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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