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Roman antiquities may be one of the most popular subjects of all time.Out of the usual aesthetic stereotypes, my intention is to transmit the amazing atmosphere of this artistic heritage because I am definitely convinced that the beauty will save the world.
Francesca Pompei is a professional photographer focused on arts and architectural images, member of the board of Italian Association of Professional Photographers-TAU Visual.
She is represented by the Galerie Bruno Massa in Paris and the Art+Commerce Agency- PhotoVogue Collection New York.
Her photos have been featured in national and international exhibitions such as Art Basel Miami Beach 2012, Frieze Art Fair New York 2014, FOTOGRAFIA-Festival Internazionale Roma 2014, Art Fair Tokyo 2017, Architectural Digest Design Show New York 2018, Praxis Gallery & Photographic Arts Center Minneapolis, Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong 2018, the 5th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography-Barcelona, Paratissima Art Fair 2018 and Photokina 2018.
Her works feature also in PhotoVogue, LensCulture, blink, Saatchi Art, iStock by Getty Images, Fondo Malerba per la Fotografia, ArtPrice.com, L’Oeil de la photographie, Artsy, Artsper and Artnet. Her name is included in the Art in America's Guide to Museums, Galleries and Artists 2017 and in the TOP 100 artists 2018 by the Circle Foundation for the Arts-France.
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Working on my participation at Artrooms Fair London 2019, January 11-13
I am interested in a photography that looks for the visible in order to show the invisible beyond the reality as it appears. A threshold of visual and spatial perception.
My photographic style is influenced by my obsession for time and my vital passion for arts.
I like to have a slow and close approach with the subject, trying to discover in the shape of a sculpture or a building the same delicacy and softness of the human body.
Nowadays, waiting for the right ray of light can be a challenge with the fast daily routine of a big city and Roma isn?t an exception.
Nevertheless, its amazing heritage is a powerful combination of past and unique art history inviting to an aesthetic experience.
I feel that the only way to understand old and ancient art is to make it participate in our own life and this is exactly what I have tried to realize in my project, Borromini and the discovery of light.
Focused on the works of the great architect Francesco Borromini (1599-1667), my photos show a web of cross-references and related impressions that, surprisingly, can be interpreted by each spectator in a different way.
In such a visual intermingling, past, present and future become faded notions that reveal an unlimited potential of shapes and compositions.
Their value goes beyond space and time, just like the atmosphere of Roma, la città eterna.
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