Alexander Gronsky

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Alexander Gronsky

born in 1980 in Tallin (Estonia)

Schema (2014-2016) represents a decisive stage in Gronsky’s work, a necessary step into a new photographic method: for the first time, the photographer deliberately turns away from medium format and analog film in favor of digital techniques.Read more

Composed of diptychs, triptychs and polyptychs shot over a decade between 2005 and 2015, in different countries across the world including Russia, Japan and Azerbaijan, this series depicts sequences of landscapes tinged with a snapshot and cinematographic aesthetic. The scenes from “Schema” are ideograms, their message hidden in the association of images. Their meaning is created through an introspective dialogue amongst themselves.